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Masturbation during ramadan

Last updated: 16th October 2006
Question ID: #2786
Short URL: http://qa.muftisays.com/?2786
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JStevens1044
16th October 2006

 
Hi,

I am trying to fast all of ramadan, however I do get sexual urges and since I am not married I masturbate to prevent me from committing zina (i know masturbation is wrong but it stops me from committing worse sins).

My question is during ramadan - if I masturbate is my fast invalid? Does it make a difference if I masturbate at night?


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Answer last updated on:
4th November 2006
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