Question 55: I went hunting in the mountains during the daylight hours in the month of Ramadaan. I took my gun and shot some game in order to prepare them for the meal that we eat for Iftaar (breaking the Fast). Have I committed a sin by doing so? Am I supposed to expiate for it? Is it prohibited to hunt during Ramadaan? What should I do if hunting is prohibited while observing Sawm?
Answer: Hunting or killing a game while observing Sawm does not render one’s Sawm invalid… read more here.