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Question: I have diabetes and have to
take insulin 3 times a day. Will this pre-
vent me from fasting?
Answer:
Insulin injections do not break the fast so you
are allowed to fast and take your insulin
shots.
Question: Dear Sheikh. Every year we
go through the debate of whether to wait
till the moon is seen in our country or fast
when the rest of the world sees it. Which
way is correct?
Answer:
Praise be to Allah
The correct view is that it does not matter in
which part of the world the moon is sighted,
the sighting by one person who is reliable
and trustworthy is the sighting for the rest of
the Ummah. And this is based on the fact
that the Prophet (saw) said,