If the blood that is withdrawn is regarded as being a small amount for a blood test, then this procedure does not invalidate the fast. If a person donates blood […]
According to the Hanbali school, letting blood out by means of cupping and the like, invalidates the fast. The evidence is in the following hadith: The Prophet (pbuh) said: “The […]
Masturbation is haram whether in Ramadan or otherwise. It invalidates the fast and requires a tawba and a make up of the day. The evidence for it is in the […]
Is it agreed upon by the scholars that food and drink substitutes, such as in the form of blood transfusions and drip nourishment, invalidate the fast?
No, it is not agreed upon. The only part that is agreed upon is that any nourishment that enters the body via the normal route of going down the throat […]
With regard to injections which do not replace food and drink, rather they are administered for the purpose of medical treatment, or for the purpose of vaccinations, these do not […]
Anything that is regarded as coming under the same heading as eating and drinking invalidates the fast because it provides the body with energy. The evidence is in the same […]
Drinking invalidates the fast and the evidence is in the following verse: So now have sexual relations with them and seek that which Allah has ordained for you (offspring), and […]
Eating invalidates the fast and the evidence is in the following verse: “So now have sexual relations with them and seek that which Allah has ordained for you (offspring), and […]
No expiation, other than a tawba and a make up of the day, is required for any of the other things that break the fast apart from intercourse.
No; any act of intercourse, even without discharge, invalidates the fast.
Intercourse is the most serious invalidator, as it has a severe expiation along with it. The person needs to make tawba, make up the day, and fast for 60 consecutive […]
The other things that break the fast were mentioned by the Prophet (pbuh) in his Sunnah. They include cupping, deliberate vomiting, menstruation/nifaas, and masturbation.