Question ID: #870
Question: Niyyah of fasting

Is the niyyah for fasting to be done once at the beginning of ramadhan or daily before fajr or both can be practiced according to the Sunnah Rasul

Answered by: Ulamaa ID 04 (London)
Date: 24/10/2012 12:27pm


Al-jawab billahi at-taufeeq (the answer with Allah's guidance)

Making an intention for every fast of Ramadhan (in the heart) is a condition that validate the fast. (Nurul Idhah)

It is virtuous to make Niyyah (intention) of every fast of Ramadhan during Subah Sadiq.

(Al Fiqhul Hanafi Wa Adillatuhu Vol. 1 Pg. 363)

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