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  • Using person's photo to target him with magic Date: 6-12-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. Respected Scholar, I want to know: is it possible to perform magic using only a photo of a person? Nowadays, everybody has a photo on the internet, and it is easy to get a photo of any person. Can a magician perform magic only using the photo of a person? Also, I want to know whether it is possible to perform magic without the help.. More

  • Threat of not entering Paradise for one who believes in sorcerers Date: 29-10-2017

    I want to ask the following: if a person suspects that magic or a spell has been placed on him or anyone else, is it right to say, "I think that this hinderance is due to magic or a spell"? We sometimes say things like that. I read a hadith from which I understood that whoever believes in magic will not enter paradise. Please explain. .. More

  • Denying existence of magic due to ignorance Date: 7-7-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum, Scholar. I used to teach my sister that magic does not exists. However, I think I was referring to so-called magic tricks, those where they make tricks with cards and split a human into two and so on. So when told my sister that magic does not exist, I think I was referring to that. Now, praise be to Allaah, I have a bit more knowledge,.. More

  • Doubting the existence of magic Date: 20-2-2017

    I have constant feelings that magic does not exist even though I know that God has mentioned it in the Quran. I tell myself that it is real and that I believe in it, but I feel that I do not really believe and only tell myself this for fear of becoming a disbeliever. One day, I had thought, "If I really believe in magic, can I swear by Allaah that it.. More

  • Magic and fulfilling acts of worship Date: 27-12-2012

    Can a bewitched person read Quran and perform the five prayer?.. More

  • Magic spell doesn't have influence on people's provision Date: 6-2-2012

    Can a magic spell withhold or delay what a person is destined to have? .. More

  • Magic: reality or illusion? Date: 6-12-2011

    Some scholars say that magic is real and has an effect, while others say it is mere illusion. Which is the predominant opinion?.. More

  • Ruling of magic and how to treat it Date: 1-12-2011

    Asak We are a family of 5,my sis is married and i along with my bro lives out of my home town becoz of our job.my parents live alone.a girl from my neighbour comes to my home since last 16 yrs.she belongs to a poor family,her parents send so she could study and help my ammi.she is 28yrs old now and done masters and we treat her like a family member... More

  • Frequent breaking of engagements Date: 24-8-2011

    I am 34-year old woman, and have been engaged more than once. However, all my fiancés broke off their engagements with me. I consulted some Shaykhs and they said that it might be the work of sorcery or Jinn possession. What is your opinion?.. More

  • Using magic and sorcery as a means to convince others is prohibited Date: 14-8-2011

    1- A girl committed fornication, but repented to Allaah The Almighty. Now she wants Allaah The Exalted to cover up the whole matter by her marrying the young man who committed fornication with her. However, her family will not accept him. Is it permissible for her, in such a case, to resort to magic and sorcery to make her family accept him? 2-.. More

  • History of magic and sorcery Date: 28-2-2011

    Who was the first person to teach people magic? What did the angels Haroot and Maroot do?.. More

  • Symptoms of magic Date: 26-1-2011

    Where is magic mentioned in the Quran? What are the best methods to identify magic spells? How can magic be cured with the Quran?.. More

  • Delay in marriage and magic Date: 26-1-2011

    Does a delay in marriage have anything to do with envy or magic?.. More

  • Existence of magic spells and means of protection Date: 28-9-2010

    Do magic spells really exist? How can a person under a magic spell be cured? .. More

  • Obstinate to deny magic Date: 6-12-2007

    I heard a religious show host reporting a Hadeeth of the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, where it is mentioned that no one who believes what magicians say will enter Paradise. How could it be so when magic was worked on the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, himself? .. More