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  • The difference between a Ruqyah (Quranic healing) therapist and sorcerer Date: 1-8-2011

    Is it permissible to go to Shaykhs to seek treatment for magic? I know a girl who receives many proposals of marriage but things never work out. She went to a Shaykh who told her that she was bewitched and that the spell was buried with a dead person; he informed her of the name of the person who had worked this magic on her. What is the Sharee'ah ruling.. More

  • How to deal with a relative accused of practicing sorcery Date: 19-5-2011

    One of our female relatives gave our wives things to put under our pillows and our wives did this with good intentions. We found these things and accused this woman of practicing sorcery. She denied this accusation and swore to us that she made these things with the aim of protecting us. What should we do? .. More

  • Repentance of sorcerer Date: 8-3-2011

    What should a sorcerer do so that Allaah The Almighty accepts his repentance?.. More

  • Claimed healer is a magician or a sorcerer Date: 28-2-2011

    My wife was sick and her family told her about a Shaykh who could treat her. As she was unable to go to him, he asked them to bring him some of her clothes. Fearing that he might be a sorcerer, I refused, but they took some of her clothes to him without my knowledge. He told them that he would not be able to treat her because I do not believe in him.. More

  • A husband who accompanies magicians Date: 27-1-2011

    My sister has been married for ten years. She and her husband used to live in accord; however her husband befriended an evil companion who uses magic and employs Jinn who took him away from his family and now he detests his wife. Although he cannot bear to see her in the house he will not divorce her. However, she has been patient with him for four.. More

  • It is forbidden to practice magic Date: 27-1-2011

    I broke off my engagement. Some people tell me that the family of my former fiancée may put me under a magic spell. Please advise. .. More

  • Going to magicians for treatment is impermissible Date: 26-1-2011

    Shaykhs and knowledgeable people tried to treat me with the Quran but in vain. Is it permissible for me to ask a magician to treat me? .. More

  • Magic and sorcery are impermissible, even if for a good purpose Date: 26-1-2011

    What is the ruling on magic when utilized for reconciling a husband and wife?.. More

  • It is impermissible to resort to a magician to break a spell Date: 26-1-2011

    Is it permissible to go to a magician in order to break a magic spell?.. More

  • Abandoning magicians and treating magic Date: 25-1-2011

    One of my relatives is a magician and he openly detests me. My family and I suffer from an illness which cannot be treated by physicians. It afflicts all of us, especially my wife who constantly experiences disaffection, disinclination, hatred and inattention to the house and its residents. How should I react towards this man?.. More

  • Impermissible to accuse someone of doing magic Date: 13-10-2010

    My sister hates her family without any reason and I think that she is bewitched. I think that her husband has bewitched her because he often goes to magicians. What should I do?.. More

  • Dealing with someone who tries to separate spouses with magic Date: 6-10-2010

    How should a Muslim deal with his grandmother who goes to magicians to bring about his separation from his wife, despite all attempts to forbid her? .. More

  • Sitting with conjurers Date: 4-10-2010

    My uncle practices sorcery and tells lies to people. He feels malice towards others, backbites them and also meets with some conjurers. He does not acknowledge maintaining kinship ties, nor act kindly to his relatives. What is the ruling on him and how should I deal with him? What is the ruling on eating his food?.. More

  • Author of the book of magic 'Shams Al-Ma'aarif' Date: 21-6-2010

    salam,i want ask about this inman(inman amhadu nb ali allbuyuni)Is he a sunni or sufi or shia ?he wrote a book called samsulmaaruful kubura .salam.. More

  • The story of Jundub ibn Ka'b Al-Azdi with the magician Date: 24-3-2010

    Assalamu'alaykum Please can you state the book reference for the below action of a companion of Prophet Muhammad Sallallahu’alayhiwasallam. “When the great Sahaabi Jundub ibn ‘Abd-Allaah (may Allaah be pleased with him) saw a practitioner of witchcraft playing with his head – making the people think that he was cutting off his head and putting.. More