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Sawm الصوم or Siyam الصيام is the Arabic word for fasting.

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Missed Fajr Azan and continued to eat and realized a moment later that suhoor time has ended; can I still fast?

Today, I was eating with my family. I had a rough idea about the suhoor time, but wasn't sure. I continued to eat but realized it must be time so turned on the TV, and realized it has passed. I had ...
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Can a fasting wife help the non fasting husband ejaculate by hand during Ramadan?

Husband isn't fasting ( Not fasting due to sickness, fever cough, medication) as he has medicines to take and he is having fever.
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missing namaz. because of no place to pray in office

Assalamualikum, I am girl and I am doing job in office so that, I can't get time to pray namaz of zohar,asar,magrib please give me best suggestion for do salah at time.And I am doing job more then 13 ...
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swallowing excessive saliva while fasting will break your roza or not?

Asslam o alaikum to all of my brothers and sisters.. Well my question is that i have searched in google that when a person swallow his saliva while fasting is this breaks persons fast..? Everywhere it ...
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What if a person on a journey broke the fast of Ramadan?

This: Traveling During Ramadan: Should I Still Fast? made me think about the following question: What if a person -like somebody who is on a journey during Ramadan- who had the choice not to fast, ...
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if you break an oath and do kaffarah and then break oaths again, does it need a kaffarah?

a person makes an oath and breaks it and odoes.an expiation, then later breaks itg again to different person, does he require a kaffarah?
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Is a fast valid if the Muslim made the intention to fast on Monday, without knowing whether Monday is tomorrow or such?

If someone made the intention (made the intention a few days before Monday, and kept the intention even before Monday's fajr) to fast on Monday, but when Monday came, he didn't know it was Monday ...
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Does blood that comes from your lips nullify your fast?

If a person fasts for a Kaffarah and during the day their lips cracked and started to bleed. The person put their tongue on their lip and tasted the blood. But this was not intentionally. Does this ...
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Volontary fasting rewards and tavelling

As-Salam Alaikum I was wondering, if i do a voluntary fast (ie. not Ramadan) and due to traveling i would break the fast temporary for the travel time (ie more than 3 hours). Then resume the rest of ...
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Ramadan and Masturbations

Salaamu Alaikum,when one masturbates but doesn't release sperm,then he falls asleep and then in the process he released,and he immediately noticed ,does this invalidate his fast
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Applying medicine in mouth will invalidate the fast?

If someone have mouth infection and apply medicine in mouth and throw that medicine outside than it will invalidate fast?
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When someone fasts, do they have to spit everytime they use a siwak?

If you're fasting, and then use the siwak, do you have to spit to get the "flavor" of the siwak out? Or it's permissible to keep it in the mouth?
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What's the ruling on eating after Fajr (when fasting) because the Azan was late?

In my country, the Fajr Azan is around an hour after Fajr comes except in Ramadan. While I was fasting in Shawwal and I forgot that they give the Azan late, I (most likely) drank at Fajr time because ...
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What can a man do to satisfy his sexual desires when he cannot have relations with his wife?

I know the fact, that a husband and wife are told to distance themselves while a women is on menstruation, but what and how can a man satisfy his sexual desires? I have come to a point where I cannot ...
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When is a travelling person allowed to break his/her fast

Lets say my flight or start for the travel would be in the late morning in Ramadan and I'm willing to break my fast for the duration of my trip as it would be a kind of hardship. What are the views ...
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Fasting obligatory fast on friday

Is it ok to fast on Friday alone to make up obligatory Ramadan fasts? I know we are not supposed to fast on a Friday without fasting on the day before or after, but in the case of making up ...
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Fasting and Period in Ramadan

It is ramadan and yesterday, i was not sure if my period ended yet. So, I thought today i was not going to fast because i was not certain that it had ended. When i woke up today after fajr, i did not ...
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Does fast will be broken after yellow paper wasp bite

If yellow paper wasp bites us and we went to the hospital for injection to stop swelling and pain relief does that broke our sawm(fast)?
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Reference to fast for 60 days for each invalidated fasting day

The rule that i've heard is that if a person invalidates the obligatory fasting in Ramadhan (deliberately) because of a certain cause (eating on purpose, zina, drinking alcohol, smoking, etc ) he ...
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My mother is forcing me not to fast during my exams

My mother thinks I'll mess up my exams if I fast. If i do fast on exam day, she might get extremely angry at me and also worried. Yesterday she explained it might affect her health if I do fast ...
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Can your fast break because of madhiyy

Asslamoalaikum to all of my brothers and sisters.. Well my question is that alhamdulilaah I'm a good person overall but one thing i hate the most is i have too much sexual desire and i wanna say while ...
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Using eye drops during fast as a medicine

if we use eye drops during fast will it break the fast or not. some people says that it breaks the fast and some says that it does not break the fast. kindly someone solve my confusion related to this ...
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Does vomiting breaks one's fast?

Does our fast is effected by vomiting.Because some people says that our fast is not effected by vomit.But some people says that it is.So, I am confused about this. Anyone can guide.
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Does having an injection break the fast?

It is common knowledge that anything ingested during fasting period is not acceptable. But what about things getting inside the body by other means? Can injections be taken while fasting?
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Is it obligatory to fast after puberty? [duplicate]

I have seen many places where they say its obligatory to fast after puberty. Is it true or not? For example they say someone who is 12 doesn't have to fast, but you have to after puberty.
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Does brushing hamper my fasting?

Will tasting toothpaste while brushing teeth break my fast?
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Bitting of nails during fast

I have a habit of bitting nails.I listen that during fasting is a person bite nail, the fast breaks. is it correct or not?
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Does a cold invalidate fasting and praying?

It's Ramadan now, so I am fasting but I have a cold so my nose is always leaking with fluid (mucus, clear liquid). Does this invalidate my fast and prayers because uncleanness is coming out of me? I ...
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Can the mosque accept food for iftar or money for iftar in Ramadan from a non-Muslim?

if non-Muslim give money or food for iftar in mosque with his willingness for the poor people who haven't enough food to iftar their fast. Then it is allowed in Islam to accept money or food from them?...
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If the husband is fasting for Ramadan and the wife is not fasting, is it permissible to have sex?

If the husband is fasting for Ramadan and the wife is not fasting, is it permissible to have sexual intercourse without ejaculation? If anyone did like that due to misguidance, what is the rule in ...
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Skip fast due to office team outing?

I am supposed to attend a team outing at office next week. It is a full day activity and we will start for the destination in the morning and return back in evening. The destination is 40 kilometers ...
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Is my fast broken or not if i swim? [duplicate]

When we dive into the swimming pool then is my fast broken? If water enter's into my Ear.Thanks
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Masturbation In Ramadan

I wanted to ask that”I during fasting just moved my dick up and down 2 times without intention of masturbating.it stood up I felt uncomfortable and had urine after having it 1-2 drops came out of my ...
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Should one stay away from one's girlfriend during the month of Ramadan?

Assalamu Alaikum. A brother is living in the same room with his girlfriend, and he intends to observe the month of Ramadan. Should he leave the room or should continue sleeping in the same room with ...
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What to do when I am in washroom and “ Azaan” time happened?

If i go to washroom after the "Sehri" and i get late in washroom and the Azaan time happened and i haven't pray the "Sehri" Dua then what can i do? Can I pray Dua after coming out from washroom or ...
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How to perform mandatory ghusal while fasting?

I know that there are three parts of mandatory ghusal(ghusal after nightfall or nocturnal emission) 1)rinse water into mouth 2)taking water into nostrils 3)passing water over whole body Please let ...
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I mistakenly broke the fast an hour early due to my computer's clock; what should I do?

I am in college right now and there is no masjid near me so I break my fast according to prayer times. The other day, my computer was automatically delayed by one Hour (because of the summer timing) ...
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Is fasting invalid if not all prayers were made?

For example: if someone was fasting and they prayed fajr then slept through dhuhr prayer and asr prayer (missed both prayers) then woke up and prayed maghrib (then ate to break the fast) and then ...
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Fasting niyat(dua)

Asslam o alikum. In Islam the new day begins after maghrib , right. When we do sehri and close our fast at fagr , we do the intention(niyat) of fast. From fagr to maghrib(when we open the fast) it is ...
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What about if you work with alcohol but don't drink it?, is that samething?

I heard if you drink alcohol, your salah wouldn't be accepted for 40 days, what about if you work with alcohol but don't drink it?, is that samething?. Another way of asking above question, is ...
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Am I allowed not to fast if I slept in and didn't make niyyah (itention)?

I was tired yesterday, and I couldn't help I just slept before even the sunset. Next thing I know I woke after like an hour after fajr time, I had slept for nearly 12 hours. Now I haven't taken ...
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Stearyl Alcohol and Urea in my face cream?

After doing wudu, I put face cream that contains stearyl alcohol and urea. I also pray with that cream. I am also fasting (it is Ramadan now). Is it ok to use this cream or did my wudu/prayers/fast ...
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Does swallowing saliva break one's fast?

Does swallowing saliva break one's fast? What should one do with it if they cannot swallow it? Please answer providing good evidences or references.
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What Do I do If I Miss Suhoor And I Am Also Sick?

What do I do if I miss suhoor because of being sick? Do I continue my fast?
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Can I fast without suhoor (not during Ramadan)?

Can I fast without suhur(not during Ramadan)? The Prophet Muhammad ﷺ said : <"Eat Suhur(pre dawn meal).Surely there is a blessing in Suhur.">
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In Ramadan should I not fast for 7 days because of menses?

Since it's Ramadan, I get my period soon. But the thing is, I usually bleed for 5 days only, NOT 7 days. Should I not fast for 7 days just to be safe? Do I fast again once the bleeding has stopped ...
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Can't fast during Ramadhan, should I partially fast?

I've tried to fast multiple times and couldn't pursue my ramadhan after a few days for health reasons. I still want to do efforts to what my body can stand (just drinking water + 1 fruit during day) ...
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Does swimming in pool break the fast?

I have heard that, when you are swimming in the pool and some water enters into your body through your nose and you can feel that in your mouth. actually i felt it while swimming. So, the question ...
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Is playing PC games during fast (Ramadan) OK?

I want to ask that is it ok to play any type of PC games during the fast (especially PUBG that is quite popular nowadays).
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Is it allowed to not EAT at suhur and iftar?

I wanted to do a water fast for the whole month of Ramadan but I'm not sure if it is allowed to not eat at all. So I would break my fast with water instead of food.