Is the Duaa’ accepted during fasting?

The supplication of a fasting person is accepted as narrated in the following report: This report was narrated by at-Tirmidhi (2526) from Abu Hurayrah, from the Prophet (blessings and peace […]

Should a diabetic person fast?

This depends on the severity of the disease. The patient should see a trustworthy Muslim physician and ask the physician if fasting for his/her particular case would be harmful. If […]

Is it allowed to take insulin while fasting?

While fasting, it is allowed for a person to check his sugar as well as take insulin. A diabetic person may take the insulin injection while fasting; it doesn’t break […]

Can i’tikaf be done in any masjid?

There are a few scholars who say that it can only be done in the three sacred masajid: masjid al Haram in Mecca, masjid al Nabawi in Medina, and masjid […]

What is i’tikaf?

It is when a person schedules himself/herself in the masjid with the intention of worshipping Allah. It has specific restrictions and conditions and can only be performed by a rational […]