• Prayers & Duties >> Sawm (Fasting)

    Question ID: 47504Country: Pakistan

    Title: Swimming in the month of Ramadan

    Question: Is swimming allowed in the month of Ramadan while fasting?

    Answer ID: 47504

    Bismillah hir-Rahman nir-Rahim !

    (Fatwa: 1265/1036/H=10/1434) It is lawful in itself provided water does not enter into mouth and nose and satr is not uncovered and it involves no other evil. However, it is better to avoid swimming in the state of fast.

    Allah (Subhana Wa Ta'ala) knows Best

    Darul Ifta,

    Darul Uloom Deoband, India