پنجشنبه: 28/تير/1403 (الخميس: 11/محرم/1446)

Things, which are Makrooh for a Person Observing Fast


1666. Certain things are Makrooh for a person observing fast, some of them are as follows:

  • Using eye drops and applying kohl (Surma), if its taste or smell reaches the throat.
  • Performing an act, which causes weakness, like bloodletting (extracting the blood from the body) or going for hot bath.
  • Inhaling a snuff if one is not aware that it might reach the throat; and if one is aware that it will reach the throat its use is not permissible.
  •  Smelling fragrant herbs.
  • For a woman, to sit in the water.
  • Using suppository.
  • Wetting the dress, which one is wearing.
  • Getting a tooth extracted or doing something as a result of which there is bleeding in the mouth
  •  Cleaning the teeth with a wet stick (Miswaak).
  • Putting water or any other liquid in the mouth without a good cause.
  • It is also Makrooh for a fasting person to court or woo his wife without the intention of ejaculation; or to do something, which excites him sexually. Moreover, if he does it with the intention of ejaculation, his fast will become void.