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responsible for their actions: the insane until
they become sane, those who are sleeping
until they awaken, and the young until they
reach puberty." This is related by Ahmad,
Abu Dawud, and at-Tirmizhi

So thus in the case of a person who is bi-
polar, this is a person who is sane at times
and insane at others. Fasting is incumbent
upon such a person as long as he is
sane. But if he loses his insanity, then he is
not obligated to fast.

Take your medication either before Fajr or af-
ter Maghrib and fast as long as you are

And Allah knows best

Question: At what age should my chil-
dren fast?