189 fatwas

  • Carrying out Jinns’ demands is impermissible Date: 28-10-2010

    A woman is possessed by a female Jinni who asks for gold and forbids going to Shaykhs for Ruqyah (healing through religious incantations). Is it permissible to respond to the demands of the Jinni so that it will depart from the woman’s body?.. More

  • The Devil lies in ambush for the non-observant Date: 13-10-2010

    I was not diligent in observing the teachings of religion until I was subjected to severe demonic possession. I went to a Shaykh seeking treatment and I am now recovering gradually. I have returned to Allaah The Almighty in repentance. What do you advise me to do? .. More

  • Relying on Allaah a shield against devil’s plot Date: 13-10-2010

    There is a specialist in Sharee‘ah-approved Ruqyahs (incantations) and when he makes Ruqyah for others during the daytime, he sees someone in his sleep at night threatening him and ordering him not to make Ruqyah again for this person. How can you explain this? .. More

  • Types of Jinn and their speed Date: 10-10-2010

    Is it correct that Jinns can cross the earth in ten minutes? What are their categories? .. More

  • How to respond to the Devil’s whisperings Date: 7-10-2010

    I am 18-years old and an observant Muslim and I fear Allaah the Almighty. One day, I heard a voice whispering in my ears that someone would die the next day, or that someone was under a spell and that I should help him, and similar things. All these whisperings come true. When I told some of my friends about what had happened, they told me that the.. More

  • Reasons why devils spread and overwhelm Date: 6-10-2010

    Why is possession by Jinn common, particularly among young women, although they are chaste and wear the Hijaab? Why is Jinn-related magic prevalent in my country, to the extent that I feel afraid when I travel to it. It is a cause for worry and I do not know the reason behind it. Please advise. .. More

  • Devils assault humans and share women with men Date: 5-10-2010

    A female questioner told me that something strange happens to her three times a week. She feels that there is someone having sexual intercourse with her for a while. When she regains consciousness, she feels as if she has actually had intercourse and feels pain. This started happening to her when she was 16 years old, at the beginning of puberty,.. More

  • Seeking the aid of Jinns to find stolen objects impermissible Date: 30-9-2010

    There was a burglary at my uncle’s house and the police failed to identify the burglar. Is it permissible to seek the help of Jinn in order to identify him?.. More

  • Dealing with Jinn for good purposes Date: 30-9-2010

    What is the Sharee‘ah (Islamic legislation) ruling on the person who deals with the Jinn only in goodness, that is in treating some diseases and in nullifying magic, knowing that this person is known for his righteousness and piety? Is it true that some people are granted supernatural abilities? Does this include the subjugation of Jinn?.. More

  • Jinn tormented and affected by fire Date: 29-9-2010

    We know that Allaah punishes sinful people in Hell; (we seek refuge with Allaah from it). What about sinful Jinn, will they be tormented by fire? How will that happen when they are created from fire?.. More

  • A sorcerer and a Quran therapist Date: 29-9-2010

    Is it possible to treat people’s illnesses with the Quran? How can we distinguish between a sorcerer and a legitimate Quran therapist? Is it permissible to contact the Jinn for good purposes?.. More

  • Difference between the sin of Satan and Aadam, may Allaah exalt his mention Date: 27-9-2010

    When Aadam (Adam, may Allaah exalt his mention,) committed his sin, Allaah The Almighty forgave him and sent him down to the earth, but when Satan disobeyed Allaah The Almighty, He did not forgive him and expelled him from His Mercy. Why were they treated differently? How did Satan disobey Allaah The Almighty when his actions were predestined?.. More

  • Seeing Jinn and effecting cure by Ruqyah Date: 26-9-2010

    My 11-year old daughter has been suffering for a year now, from seeing Jinn in their different shapes. She sees them in the house and anywhere we go. She also sees the Jinn companions of her father, mother, brothers and sisters while she is awake and asleep. Once we recite the Quran, especially Soorah Al-Baqarah to her at home, she does not see.. More

  • Can jinn inhabit children's toys? Date: 22-2-2010

    Assalaamu alaikum, Can jinns habitate in children's toys that bear resemblance to a living creature ? or even in a stone? Jazak Allah khair.. More

  • It is not a sin to be possessed by jinn Date: 16-2-2010

    Assalamu'alaykum As in the quotation of hadeeth of a womanwho was i think affected by leprosy and her clothes were opened from her body due to this evil effect, so Prophet Muhammad Sallahu'alayhiwasallam told that woman to keep patience and you will get Jannah. Some scholars told that she was possessed by devil(Jinn), as it is known that if Jinn is.. More