Types of Jinn
Prophet Muhammad (saw) said:
“There are three types of jinn: one that flies through the air, one that are snakes and dogs, and one which stay in places and travel about…”
Categories of Jinn
Al-Jahiz states: “People distribute jinn into ranks. If the jinni lives with humans, he is called ‘Amir. If he is a jinni that attacks young boys, he is called Ruh (pl. arwaah). If he is a malicious, haughty...