Ibn Abbas on Ramadan: Old people may break fast, feed poor instead

‘Ikramah reported: Ibn Abbas, may Allah be pleased with him, said, “Elders have been given a concession to break their fast in Ramadan and to feed a poor person for each day, without a need to make it up later.”

Source: Sunan al-Dāraquṭnī 2380

Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Al-Daraqutni

عَنْ عِكْرِمَةَ عَنِ ابْنِ عَبَّاسٍ رضي الله عنه قَالَ رُخِّصَ لِلشَّيْخِ الْكَبِيرِ أَنْ يُفْطِرَ يعني في رمضان وَيُطْعِمَ عَنْ كُلِّ يَوْمٍ مِسْكِينًا وَلَا قَضَاءَ عَلَيْهِ

2380 سنن الدارقطني

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