If one is observing voluntary Sawm and finds it difficult to continue it, is it preferable to continue or to break Sawm?
If one is observing voluntary Sawm (Fast) and finds it difficult to continue until sunset, is it preferable to continue despite difficulty or to break the Sawm?
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The one observing voluntary Sawm is free to choose whether to continue the Sawm or break it. However, it is better to continue the Sawm unless this entails hardship, in which case it is better to break it out of facilitation.May Allah grant us success. May peace and blessings be upon our Prophet Muhammad, his family, and Companions.