Knock on wood to protect against envy

Knock on wood to protect against envy Question: When we remember and mention one of Allah’s bounties and graces onto a person, some people would knock on the wood fearing envy for him. What is the ruling on this behavior? Answer: This is an unacceptable behavior. It should not be practiced. It is a wrong belief. In fact, we should be thankful and grateful to Allah for that bounty and every other bounty. All ...

Abrogating black or evil magic

How can I abrogate a black or evil magic? Answer: 1.    Lawful Roqya, as Allah would remove the black or evil magic for a person. The best treatment is lawful Roqya. It has been proven that this is an effective method and mode of treatment of black or evil magic. 2.    Using permissible medicines. 3.    Find what the magician did and destroy it if you can. For more details on the subject read on more on the ...

Treating black or evil magic with another black or evil magic

Treating black or evil magic with another black or evil magic Answer: Black or evil magic should not be treated by the use of another black or evil magic. Black or evil magic is sought by worshipping and obeying others beside Allah. Allah’s Messenger Mohammed PBUH is reported to have said, ‘[Removing a black or evil magic with another black or evil magic is an act of Satan.’ This is an act of the people of ...

How would Satan be able to read the minds of human beings?

How would Satan be able to read the minds of human beings? Every human being has a Satan assigned to accompany him. He also has an angel assigned to him as well, as reported by Allah’s Messenger Mohammed PBUH, even the Prophet himself, but that companion turned a Muslim for the Prophet. Allah’s Messenger Mohammed PBUH is reported to have also warned Muslims that Satan dictates evil acts to the human being. ...

What is the ruling on hanging some verses from Quran or supplications for a protection against odds

Is it permissible to hang such things for mere protection? It is not permissible to do so. These are called charm and they are prohibited by Allah’s Messenger Mohammed PBUH. Many sound Hadiths are quoted repeatedly on the same subject. All such actions are unlawful, illegal and prohibited. Allah, the Almighty legalized what is beneficial, useful and granting of happiness to all mankind. We must adhere to la ...

How to abrogate the black or evil magic

How to abrogate the black or evil magic ؟ You can treat black or evil magic with two items: 1.    Lawful Roqya 2.    Lawful medicines that was experimented in such treatment. Roqya however, is one of the best means of fighting black or evil magic. Try to find the black or evil magic itself which was made by a magician against you, if you can, and dispose of it properly by burning it. Make Roqya yourself, or ...

What is the ruling on hanging a charm on the children and ill people?

Is it permissible to do so? We’ve an Imam who inherited the position from his forefathers in the same Masjid. He writes versed from the Quran as a charm and hangs it on ill people and young children for protection and treatment. They [he and his forefather Imams] make living of this job, Question: What is your opinion concerning this issue? What are your directions? If this person is a relative of mine, wha ...

What is the ruling on Seeking treatment

Seeking appropriate treatment is lawful and legal. This is more logical and closer to the act of dependency and entrusting Allah with one’s affairs. Nawawi and other scholars reported this method. It is rather a lawful act. There is a great debate on this subject, but it is rather lawful and acceptable to seek lawful treatment. Is it permissible to seek treatment with lawful items. Allah’s Messenger Mohamme ...

The treatment of a person who is suffering black or evil magic to be away from sexual contact with his wife, or causing him to lack love for her

Question: How could a believer escape such an affliction? First, look around and find if the magician has placed some odd items of yours, i.e. hair, clothing, etc and remove them. Get them, bur them and dispose of them properly. This would abrogate the function of the black or evil magic. Second: compel the magician, if and when known, to remove his act of black or evil magic, if you can. If you have the au ...

Is it permissible to hang some supplications to protect oneself against Satan?

Question: Is it permissible to hang some supplications to protect oneself against Satan It is not permissible to do so. These are called charms. Allah’s Messenger Mohammed PBUH is reported to have said, ‘May a person who hangs charm not be protected. May the person who hangs a shell not be protected or left alone. Hang charms are an act of apostasy. Unknown words Roqya is also the same. It is not permissibl ...