Fast of the Traveler
Aisha (radi Allahu anhaa) reported that
Hamza b. Amr al-Aslami asked the
Messenger of Allah (salla Allahu alyahi wa
sallam) about fasting on a journey, and he
said: “Fast if you like
and break it if you like.”
(Saheeh Muslim #2487)
circumstances of the traveler,
pertaining to fasting
Read and discuss related ahadith pertaining to the
fasting of a traveler.
Book of Sawm (ahadith #s 2466-2483 and 2487-2493)
you do not have access to hadith books, you can view
ahadith online at these sources:
Saheeh Muslim Book of Fasting Translation
correlates to the
above hadith numbers
List as many modes of
transportation that you can in 1 minute.
Play against a partner,
parent, or sibling.
Make a poster of
different modes of transportation
The Fast of a Traveler
one mode: when/where was it invented and who invented
Give a short
oral or written report on it.
What were the main modes
at the time of the
Prophet (salla Allahu alayhi wa sallam)?
is your favorite mode of transportation? Why?
Write/tell about a trip you had in an unusual form of
Summarize what a traveler is permitted to do (regarding
fasting) during Ramadan.