Pregnant and breastfeeding women: Make up the missed fasts or feed a poor person for each day?

The scholars have differed as to whether a woman who missed fasts due to her pregnancy or due to breastfeeding should make up the days … Continue reading

Important Ramadān, Fasting and Moonsighting questions to the Scholar, the Sheikh, Dr Sālih Al-Fawzān

Source: Sharh Akhsar Al-Mukhtasarāt fil-Fiqhi ‘alā Madhhab Al-Imām Ahmad Ibn Hanbal, explanation of Shaikh Al-Fawzān; Audio part 24, dated: 1428AH/2/16. The following is a series a questions and … Continue reading

Brief word on celebrating Eid Al-Fitr after the Fasting of Ramadān: Islam 3.8

Objectives: Describe how Eid al-Fitr is celebrated. Eidul-Fitr starts as Ramadan ends and is dated the 1st of Shawwāl in the Islamic calendar every year. … Continue reading

‛Āshoorā’: Is it disliked to single out the 10th day of Muharram for fasting on its own? By Ibn ‛Uthaimeen.

Shaikh Muhammad Ibn Sālih Al-‛Uthaimeen () was asked: “Is it disliked to single out the 10th of Muharram* for fasting?” He replied: “Some scholars have said: It is … Continue reading

Saving one’s soul in Ramadān and the grades of losers in this month… Benefits from Shaikh al-Fawzān

Take advantage of this month, may Allah show you mercy, because for many of you it will not return. So grasp this opportunity with whatever … Continue reading

Why is Ramadān singled out with particular excellence to the exclusion of other months? – Benefits from Shaikh Al-Fawzān

Allah favours His servants and grants them the ability to reach this great month, the month of Ramadan – the month which is coming upon you … Continue reading

Ramadān: Virtues of a long life, reaching times of goodness and performing righteous deeds

All praise is due to Allah who makes for His servants these seasons of goodness wherein their sins are expiated, and their ranks raised – … Continue reading

Fasting in Ramadān: Its virtues, signs and rules: Uthaimīn, Fawzān and Rabee’ al-Madkhalī

Allāh obligated fasting upon the nation of Muhammad (peace and blessings be upon him) just as He obligated it upon the previous nations, “O you … Continue reading

What Fasting in the month of Ramadān means to Muslims (Islam 2.6)

DOWNLOAD PDF: Ramadan for beginners and non-Muslims What does fasting in Ramadan mean to Muslims? The fourth pillar of Islam is fasting (in Arabic: Siyām). It … Continue reading

Fasting on a Saturday if ‘Ashoorah or ‘Arafah happens to fall on it: Ibn Uthaimeen and Muhammad Ibn Haadee

Ibn `Uthaimeen on Fasting on a Saturday if is the Day of ‘Aashoorah   عَنْ عَبْدِ اللَّهِ بْنِ بُسْرٍ، قَالَ قَالَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ ـ صلى … Continue reading