Friday 24 Jumada al-ula 1445 - 8 December 2023

Can You Fast without Suhur?


Can I fast every Monday and Thursday without suhur, because I could not get up for Fajr and have suhur?


Praise be to Allah.

Shaykh Ibn Baz (may Allah have mercy on him) said: “Suhur is not a condition for fasting to be valid, rather it is mustahabb (recommended), because the Prophet (peace and blessings of Allah be upon him) said: “Have suhur, for in suhur there is blessing.” (Agreed upon) 

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Source: Fataawa al-Shaykh Ibn Baaz, vol. 4, p. 259