Archives: Belief in the Jinn, witchcraft and the evil eye

Can sihr (witchcraft, magic) kill?

June 16, 2014 | By islamqalive | No Comments | Filed in: Belief in the Jinn, witchcraft and the evil eye, Punishment and Judicial Sentences.

i would like information on majic (jadoo) what are the consequences and can people use it to kill people.   Praise be to Allaah. Yes, there is sihr that can kill. When discussing different forms of murder the scholars have mentioned that the person who kills another by means of a kind of sihr that usually kills should be • Read More »

Is it permissible to use witchcraft to achieve a good purpose?

June 16, 2014 | By islamqalive | No Comments | Filed in: Belief in the Jinn, witchcraft and the evil eye.

is it permissable to use witchcraft or black magic for good purposes or stuff like using to convince your parent about something?like marriage to someone?   Praise be to Allaah. Witchcraft or magic is knowledge that comes from the shayateen and is something that they do. Allaah says (interpretation of the meaning): “They followed what • Read More »

Ruling on learning magic and removing spells from a person affected by magic

June 16, 2014 | By islamqalive | No Comments | Filed in: Belief in the Jinn, witchcraft and the evil eye.

Is it permissible to learn how to remove spells from a person affected by magic?   Praise be to Allaah. If that is by doing something permissible, such as reciting du’aa’s that are prescribed or permitted in Islam, or by using a ruqyah that is prescribed in Islam, there is nothing wrong with that. But • Read More »

Jinn dwelling in humans

June 16, 2014 | By islamqalive | No Comments | Filed in: Belief in the Jinn, witchcraft and the evil eye.

Can a jinn enter the body of a human?   Praise be to Allaah. Imaam Shaykh al-Islam said in his Fataawa after some introductory comments: … For this reason, a group of the Mu’tazilah, such as al-Jabbaa’i, Abu Bakr al-Raazi and others, denied that the jinn enter the body of the epileptic, although they do not deny • Read More »

Ways of Treating Magic

June 16, 2014 | By islamqalive | No Comments | Filed in: Belief in the Jinn, witchcraft and the evil eye.

What is the treatment for someone who has been affected by sihr (magic or witchcraft, including spells aimed at causing hatred or love)? How can the believer save himself from this or avoid being harmed by it? Are there any du’as or dhikrs (supplications or words of remembrance) from the Quran or Sunnah (prophetic teachings) • Read More »

The effect of sihr on the marital relationship

June 16, 2014 | By islamqalive | No Comments | Filed in: Belief in the Jinn, witchcraft and the evil eye.

Can sihr (magic, witchcraft) have an affect on the marital relationship?   The saahir (person who practises sihr) does things by which he affects people with sihr. Sometimes this is by illusion or making things appear to be something else, as Allaah said concerning the sorcerers of Pharaoh (interpretation of the meaning): “and their sticks, by their • Read More »