The following actions breaks fasting which results to compulsory compensation (Kaffara) after the month of Ramadan. This actions includes:
- Eating, drinking or breaking the fast in any other manner e.g. smoking, sexual intercourse, etc.
- Applying SURMA (kohl) into the eye or rubbing oil on the head and then thinking that the fast is broken, to eat and drink intentionally.
- To drink any kind of medicine intentionally. (Note: INJECTION is permitted.)