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Aim of Fasting

By Maulana Wahiduddin Khan | The Speaking Tree | May 06, 2020

1. Aim of Fasting

The aim of fasting during Ramadan is to diminish a person’s dependence on material things, so that he may elevate himself to a higher plane of devout living.

2. Fasting Sets a Guideline for Believers

Abiding by the guidelines of fasting raises believers to a state of humility, truth and honesty.

3. Teaching Derived from Ramadan

Meaning of Fasting

By Maulana Wahiduddin Khan | The Speaking Tree | May 02, 2020

1. Meaning of Fasting

Fasting means staying away from all kinds of distractions, including abstaining from food and water for a temporary period, thus freeing oneself from all other activities.

2. Fasting is a Lesson for Life