Is it better to pray Maghrib before breaking fast?

Do you break your fast at sunset or Maghrib?

The fast is broken with the Iftar meal after sunset, which precedes the Maghrib, the fourth prayer of the day. Devout Muslims always pray five times a day, and these prayers take on added significance during Ramadan.

What should I do before Iftar?

Here’s What You Should Know Before Attending Your First Iftar

  • Want to attend an Iftar? …
  • Don’t feel the need to bring anything. …
  • Dress in modest attire. …
  • Don’t worry about fasting beforehand. …
  • Make sure to show up on time. …
  • Leave your shoes at the door. …
  • Know what happens after you break fast.

What do you say before you break your fast?

Dua for breaking fast in Ramadan: Allahumma inni laka sumtu, wa bika aamantu, [wa ‘alayka tawakkaltu], wa Ala rizqika aftartu. English translation: Oh Allah! I fasted for You and I believe in You [and I put my trust in You] and I break my fast with Your sustenance.

What is the meaning of Maghrib?

Origin of maghrib

From Arabic مغرب (maḡrib, “west, sunset”), in صلاة المغرب (ṣalāat al-maḡrib, “sunset prayer”).

What is a Maghrib?

Maghreb, (Arabic: “West”) also spelled Maghrib, region of North Africa bordering the Mediterranean Sea. The Africa Minor of the ancients, it at one time included Moorish Spain and now comprises essentially the Atlas Mountains and the coastal plain of Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, and Libya.

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Can you pray Maghrib and Isha together when Travelling?

Most jurists are in agreement that the person travelling can combine the prayers. Specificially, Zuhr and Asr can be combined and Maghrib and Isha can be combined. There are two options when combining the prayers, you can either advance Asr and pray at the time of Zuhr or pray Zuhr delayed at the time of Asr.