Home Publications Ramadan Information 5.0. Why is it obligatory for every adult, sane Muslim to fast?
5.0. Why is it obligatory for every adult, sane Muslim to fast?
AddThis Social Bookmark Button

 

Fasting is compulsory because it was ordered in the Quran for those who are mentally and physically fit, past the age of puberty, in a settled situation (not travelling), and are sure fasting is unlikely to cause real physical or mental injury.

 

 

< 4.0. What is fasting in Ramadan?

Next>>
6.0. What are the rewards for fasting?

 

 

 

Sitara-e-Isaar Awarded to Hidaya Foundation

Hidaya Foundation was awarded Sitara-i-Eisaar (Star of Sacrifice) by the Government of Pakistan, in recognition of the results-oriented relief efforts during the 2005 earthquake in Pakistan.

Combined Federal Campaign

Hidaya Foundation is a non-profit 501(c)(3) with FEIN 77-0502583. All cash and in-kind donations are tax deductible. Hidaya puts it’s best effort to utilize the funds donated for a specific project, sometimes circumstances dictate we use funds otherwise.