Expiation for Saum
Purity of Exempted People
• Does expiation have to be offered for having intercourse when making up a missed Ramadaan fast?. • Breaking one’s fast in Ramadaan deliberately, with no excuse. • If a person breaks his fast on a day when he was making up a missed fast, does he have to fast three days?. • It is not permissible for one who has started an obligatory fast to break it without a legitimate shar’i reason.
Eligibility for Zakaah
Fasting of Women
• It is not permissible to deduct the costs of transferring zakaah from the zakaah. • Who are the debtors to whom zakaah may be given?. • Can zakaah be given to workers and servants who work for him?. • He gave his zakaah to a poor man who turned out to be well off.
• If her period begins before sunset, even if it is just a moment before, her fast is invalidated and she has to make it up.. • It is not permissible for pregnant and breastfeeding women to break the fast unless they fear for themselves or their children. • Can a woman whose fast is broken because of menstruation in Ramadaan eat?. • It is better for pregnant and breastfeeding women not to fast if it is too hard for them to fast.