Jurisprudence & Religious affairs
Jurisprudence & Religious affairs

Intention on a doubted day

For a day about which one doubts whether it is end of Sha'bān or the first of Ramadan, which fast should one intend?

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To pray in a restaurent
There are some restaurants on the roads next to which there exist places for performing prayer. If one does not eat in those restaurants, will he be allowed to perform prayer in those places or does he have to seek permission from the owners of the restaurants?
Abortion advised by a physician
In the early months of her pregnancy the doctor told the mother that continuing with the pregnancy might pose a danger to her life. He further advised that the baby would be born deformed. In the light of his findings, the doctor advised the mother to have an abortion. Is this course of action permissible?