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Join us for the Fiqh of Fasting

In the Name of Allah, the Most Compassionate, the Most Merciful

Spiritual dimensions of fasting

Fasting of previous Prophets (peace be upon them) 

What Allah has promised a fasting person

Different types of fasts

How to ensure the fast is legally valid:

– Who is responsible for fasting

– Legal definition of fasting

– What breaks the fast

– What is recommended for a fasting person

Last ten nights of Ramadan

– The Night of Power

– Spiritual Retreat

Q and A session.

Sadaf A. Khan-Ahmad (The Sila Initiative) was born in North Carolina to parents of South Asian origin.    She obtained her Doctorate in Pharmacy while in Chicago, Illinois.  She subsequently began online studies in the Shariah sciences with Shaykh Faraz Rabbani and Ustadha Hedaya Hartford, followed by completion of an Alimah curriculum with various Hanafi scholars and Muftis based in India and the United States.  She continues to study both online and in person with Islamic scholars such as Shaykh Nuh Keller, Ustadha Besa Krasniqi, and Shaykh Ashraf Muneeb.  She currently teaches and resides in Chicago with her husband.