Writing the spiritual names

Question: Is it permissible to write the spiritual names (jinn or angels), or the most beautiful names of Allah, etc. This is done for charm and protection. This is a popular practice by the spiritual scholars. It is done to protect the human being body against the evil of jinn and black or evil magic. Answer: Seeking help and/or assistance from jinn or angels to be protected against an evil or to bring goo ...

Jinn Harming human beings

Question: I live in a house in the open land [i.e. the desert]. I inherited it from my forefathers. Lately, (specifically since the 2nd of Ramadan) I had a disaster. I’m being stoned from inside and outside the house! Lights [lanterns] are being extinguished. I can’t see who is doing so to me! This is repeated for four days. I suffer a lot of this problem. I contacted my clan with the hope they would be abl ...

Jinn who is doing unlawful things

There are people who are possessed by jinn. People claim that such possessed people have masters who command them to perform things against Islam. Possessors may be Christians or disbelievers. What is the ruling on such issue? Answer: jinn possession is a reality no doubt. If possessor commands a possessed to do unlawful items or any acts of disobedience, one should not do it. One should seek refuge with Al ...

Angel Gabriel Assistance to remove jinn

Angel Gabriel Assistance to remove jinn Some people claim that Angel Gabriel AA comes down to help them release the human being from jinn/devils possessing them. What is the ruling on such claims? Is it permissible to recite Quran for Roqya. As for the descending of Angel Gabriel AA we don’t have any sound basis for such this claim. The verdict of the permanent committee. Islamic Research Magazine 27:65-66 ...

What are the means that Satan penetrates the mind and heart of a human being?

What are the means that Satan penetrates the mind and heart of a human being? Answer: There are many ways. Satan may approach human being through his earthly sexual desires beautifying adultery for him, encouraging him to sit freely in private with women, listen to songs, etc. this would lead man for sure to major sins. Satan may use the temptation of food and drinks. Satan may encourage man to eat unlawful ...

What is the ruling on charms?

What is the ruling on charms? Lawful Roqya with Quran and most beautiful names of Allah is permitted. People must believe that Allah only is the Curer. All benefits are from Allah. This is also is based on Hadith of Allah’s Messenger PBUH Imam Muslim 2200, AbuDawoud No 3868. Allah’s Messenger PBUH had performed Roqya and he himself received Roqya as it was documented. As for hanging charms, it is not permis ...

Supplications against scorpions

Question: There is a supplication against the harms of scorpions. It was tried and proven effective. The text is written in some booklets. What is the ruling on such supplications? It is not permissible to do so. This Roqya is not sound. Only use sound Roqya from Quran and Sunnah, practices and traditions of Allah’s Messenger Mohammed PBUH. Warn others against such supplications. The verdict of the permanen ...