Fasting (Roza or Ramazan) Questions and Answers

April 19, 2021

Interesting Information About Fasting (Roza or Ramazan)


Question: What is the literal meaning of Fast?

Answer: Fast means to stop.


Question: Describe the advise of Hazrat Isa A.s to his followers?

Answer: Hazrat Isa (AS) Kept 40 fasts in desert and advised his followers to follow it.


Question: What is the pre-requisite of fasting?

Answer: The pre-requisite of fasting is self-control.


Question: When fasting made obligatory?

Answer: Fasting made obligatory in 2nd H.



Fasting demands total abstinence from eating, drinking and immoral acts.

Fasting is commanded in al-Baqarah.

The function of fasting is To Make the Sacrifice of Body and Soul.

Feed 60 people is the atonement for breaking the fast or sixty continuous

Bab-ul-Riayn is the door for fast observing People.

Fasting is between Rozadar and Allah.

Tarrawih means to Rest.

Ghazwa-E-Badar was an important event that took place on the 17th Ramazan, 2nd Hijrah.

If a person misses a fast due to any compulsion, he will have to pay/keep Kaffara.

Battle of Badr was fought in very first of Ramzan on on 17th H.

5 days are prohibited for fasting throughout the Year.

Umar arranged the Namaz-e-Tarrawih.

Month of Ramzan is known as Sayeed us Shahoor.

Five days are forbidden for fasting throughout the year.

Wajib means ordained.

1st Ashra of Ramzan=Ashrae-Rehmat.

2nd Ashra=Ashra-e-Maghfirat.

3rd Ashra=Ashra-e-Nijat.

When the month of Ramazan comes, the doors of the Heaven are opened and the doors of hell are closed.”It is a Hadith.

During Ramazan Lailatul Qadar is described as better than thousand nights.