Does Watching Haraam Videos Break My Fast

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Faith IQ

Channel: Faith IQ

Topics: Hadith,Islam QA

Episode Notes

Does watching Haram videos break our fast? What is the Hadith of the Prophet ﷺ that sheds light on this aspect? What should be the goal of fasting?

Shaykh Yasir Qadhi provides answers…

Episode Transcript

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watching how long videos break your fast

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do you brothers and sisters the purpose of animal Vaughn is of course to overcome these desires to fight our temptations. And our Prophet sallallahu alayhi wa sallam said that it is possible that a person has only gained from his fast hunger and thirst that the fast is not accepted. And some of the early scholars would say the easiest part of fasting is to abstain from food and drink, meaning the more difficult part of fasting is to abstain from sins. And therefore, the goal of fasting is to control our eyes to control our tongue to control our hands, hands if a stuffed foot a lot your eyes wander and they see the how long if you do things that are not permissible, you are in severe

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jeopardy of penalizing and obliterating the rewards of your fasting. There's a severe severe crisis there that you are close to destroying the good deeds with your own hands. And I would strongly encourage and cautious caution you to avoid such things. Technically, technically, the fast will officially break when you eat or when you drink or when ejaculation occurs that will break the fast you eat or drink intentionally or ejaculation occurs and it is caused by you or by a spouse then the fast will break. Otherwise things that are lesser than this will affect the the reward of the fast but they will not invalidate the fast and May Allah subhanho wa Taala make it easy for you and for

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me to perfect our fast