06 July 2020   14. Zul Qadah 1441
web joinourmailinglist    facebook    twitter   whatsapp    youtube    saflag

Fasting on a Friday

Q: Is it Makrooh to fast on a Friday?

A: The Jurists have two opinions with respect to a Nafl (optional) fast on Friday. Some are of the opinion that fasting on a Friday independently is permissible, without any objection. Some Ulama feel one should not fast on a Friday alone, rather a fast should be kept before or after as well.

We thus deduce that one may keep an optional or Qadha fast on Friday.

And Allah Ta'ala Knows Best

Was Salaam

Shafiq Jakhura (Mufti)                M.D. Mangera (Mufti)                                  
Fatwa Dept.                                   Fatwa Dept.

 

 

Login to post comments
vacancies
banking details
web marregistration
Publications

Nisab

18/06/2020

  • Mahr Fatimi: R15 988.69
  • Minimum Mahr: R319.77
  • Zakaah Nisaab: R6395.48

Important Dates

  • Thursday, 30 January 2020
    Azmate Sahaba Programme

Subscribe