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Fasting Friday separately from Dhul Hijjah fasts

Fatwaa ID: 1345

Question:
Someone has been fasting from day one of dhulli hijja but unable to fast on Thursday, can the person proceed with the fast on Friday?

Answer:
In the Name of Allaah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.
As-salaamu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullaahi wa-barakaatuh.

Each of the first 9 days of Dhul Hijjah are individually virtuous. It is permissible without any reprehension to fast on a Friday that occurs in these days even if it is not coupled with a day before or after it. The reward will be acheived.

And Allaah Ta’aala knows best.
Mufti Muajul I. Chowdhury
Darul Iftaa New York
https://askthemufti.us/

وصل اللهم وسلم وبارك على سيدنا محمد وعلى ءاله وصحبه أجمعين

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