عربي
22 Rabi al-Thani 1443  ,  27 November 2021

The General Iftaa` ... Date Added: 25-10-2020

Prophet Mohammad (PBUH) ... Date Added: 24-09-2020

Statement on the so-Called ... Date Added: 30-01-2020

Ijtihad & Taqlid Date Added: 27-01-2020

The Family and Ramadan Date Added: 26-04-2021

The Pandemic Absolves a ... Date Added: 15-03-2021

Forbearance is the Basis ... Date Added: 04-01-2021

The Participation in ... Date Added: 11-11-2020

Search Fatawaa


Subject : Minimum Time of Menstruation-Intermittent or Constant-is Twenty Four Hours

Fatwa Number : 2674

Date : 09-09-2012

Classified : "Menstruation, Birth, Jenabeh "Impurity

Fatwa Type : Search Fatawaa


Question :

Bleeding started at dawn of a Ramadan day, so I broke fast. However, during daytime, I noticed only regular discharges, as is in clean days. Is such day part of Haid(Menstruation)?


The Answer :

All perfect praise be to Allah, The Lord of The Worlds, and may His peace and blessings be upon our Prophet Mohammad and upon all his family and companions.

Once a womannotices blood, even a slight quantity, she is prohibited from fasting and praying. However, she has to consider the following:

If the bleeding has ceased immediately-the vagina is dry or clean- and didn`t continue, then it isn`t menstrual blood. This is because the minimum time of Haid (Menstruation) is a day and a night(24 hours). In this case, she must make up for the fasts and the prayers which she had missed because she thought that she wasn`t in state of purity.

However, if the bleeding resumed and the total of such bleedings reached twenty four hours, even on different days(Fifteen days in maximum), then all of them are Haid days including the ones in which the bleeding had ceased. Therefore, she must refrain from fasting and praying until she becomes pure/clean. This also indicates that her fasts and prayers during the days of blood stoppage were invalid, but she must make up only for the missed fasts.

Al-Imam Al-Ramli said, "Once the total of different, intermittent bleedingsdoesn`t exceed a day and a night, then this is the minimum time of Haid"{Nehayat Al-Mohtajj, 1/325}.And Allah knows best.




Comments

 

Name *

E. mail Address *

Country

Comment Title *

Comment *

 
 

Warning: this window is not dedicated to receive religious questions, but to comment on topics published for the benefit of the site administrators—and not for publication. We are pleased to receive religious questions in the section "Send Your Question". So we apologize to readers for not answering any questions through this window of "Comments" for the sake of work organization. Thank you.