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The Fake Molana, Sheikh, Healer

I have been receiving e-mails that start with statements like “I recently met a Molana at my Masjid. He seems a very generous man and he has given me amulets that have brought good fortune….” Others start with “I met this famous PIR/ Sheikh; and on our first meeting he foresaw all my problems and secrets. He also told me that I was possessed by a Jinn (or that I was bewitched), sent by this and that person...

Some Animals can see Jinn

Even though we humans do not see the jinn, some animals, like dogs and donkeys, can see them. It is recorded in Musnad Ahmad and Sunan Abu Dawud with a sahih chain from Jabir that the Prophet (pbuh) said, “If you hear the bark of dogs or the braying of donkeys during the night, seek refuge in Allah from Satan, as they see what you do not see.” This is not strange as many scientists have confirmed that animals are capable...

What is Qareen Jinn Companion?

Question Is there anything in Islam that is called the Qareen? Otherwise known as ‘the jinn companion’? I would like to know whether I have a Qareen. What does Islam say about this, or does it not exist at all? Answer Yes, there is something which is called the qareen, which Allaah has caused to accompany every human being. This qareen pushes a person to do evil things and to disobey Allaah, with the exception of...

Seeking help from a Muslim Jinn

Question Is it permissible to seek treatment with one who claims that he has dealings with a doctor from among the Muslim jinn? Answer It is not permissible to seek the help of the jinn for medical treatment or anything else, and it is not permissible to go to one who claims to do that. The Muslim should not be deceived by the success of anyone’s treatment or seeing the effects of that, for the Dajjaal will tell the sky to...

Ruling on seeking help from the Qareen Jinn Compan...

Question There is a person who appears outwardly to be righteous, but he says that he treats people by means of the qareen (i.e., his qareen asks the sick person’s qareen, and he tells him about the sickness). Please note that he does not ask the sick person about his mother’s name. What is the ruling on this action? And what is the ruling on going to these people? Answer There are many actions contrary to sharee’ah...

Taking help from a Jinn in Sickness

Question What is the ruling on asking the jinn for help in finding out about the evil eye or magic [i.e., who did it and what type it is], or believing a jinn who is residing in a sick person in what he says about magic and the evil eye, and taking action based on that? Answer It is not permissible to seek the help of the jinn in finding about what the problem is and how to treat it, because seeking the help of the jinn is...