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Questions tagged [jinn]

Jinn or genie are supernatural creature made of smokeless fire.

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What aspect of asking help from jinn makes the action Shirk?

Assalamu Alaikum Brothers in Islam, I understand that asking for help from people in things they are capable of is considered as acceptable and natural. eg : Asking another human to help you carry ...
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Do jinn live in an alternate Dimension?

Assalamu Alaikum Brothers in Islam, Do the jinn live in an alternate dimension to ours?
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How do I really know if an animal is actually a jinn posing as an animal? [duplicate]

What I know is that if I say ”aoozu billahi minash shaytaan nir rajeem” 3 times and the animal goes away, it is a jinn I learnt this from a trustful source but still I will ask this question
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How to do ruqya if you dont know how read quran?

A long time ago , when i was a teenager i wore a taweez thinking it was going to protect me and so on. However now looking back on it i know that this is was a HUGE mistake and major shirk. I now ...
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Can jinn be captured in a physical form

I was told by someone a while back (Do not know if this is true or not just curious) that when a jinn departs from a body that it has possessed it can be captured in like a small ornament type of form ...
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Intense fear when focusing infront of me during salah

Al Salam Alaykum Brothers. I am a recent revert and I confidently believe that I am the target of several jinn both within me and around me. I have been trying to focus more during salah by focusing ...
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Who or what are 'mugharribun'?

Narrated Aisha, Ummul Mu'minin: The Messenger of Allah (ﷺ) said to me: Have the mugharribun been seen (or some other word) among you? I asked: What do the mugharribun mean? He replied: They ...
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Is it permissible to get real signs from Allah, angels or jinns that islam is the true religion? [closed]

I'm wondering a long time as I purposely avoid as much contact as possible from non-muslims about the signs I need to have to be a real believer and a convincer to non-muslims to convert to islam ...
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Is it allowed to be friends with a muslim Jinn?

I'm really interested in Jinn (how they're made of fire and stuff, I love science), but I'm also religious so I don't have any intention of asking favors or anything, just to talk and be friends. It ...
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Is the answer given by the angels in (34:41) to be taken literally?

In verse (34:41) the Angels answer Allah's question whether those who strive against Allah's verses (mentioned in 34:38) were following/believing them by saying: They will say, "Exalted are You! ...
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Does the Qur'an indicate vampires, werewolves, and aliens exist?

Do vampires, werewolves, aliens, etc., exist in real life? What does Quran say about these things?
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Are meteors really missiles thrown at jinns by angels?

In Surah Mulk, verse 5, Allah says: وَلَقَدْ زَيَّنَّا السَّمَاءَ الدُّنْيَا بِمَصَابِيحَ وَجَعَلْنَاهَا رُجُومًا لِلشَّيَاطِينِ ۖ وَأَعْتَدْنَا لَهُمْ عَذَابَ السَّعِيرِ And We have ...
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Will Allah forgive the Satan (Al-Shaytan/Iblis) if he decided to repent to Allah?

Okay, this has been on my mind the whole day. And after searching the entire internet, articles, youtube videos and what not, I cannot find a legitimate answer anywhere. So, I decided to post the ...
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Is it possible for an angel in the present time to manifest itself in human form to us?

Is it possible for an angel in the present time to manifest itself in human form to us? In Qur'an 19:17, it says: Then We sent to her Our Angel, and he represented himself to her as a well-...
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Do Jinns ever sleep / rest?

I know it's an awkward question, but let me put a little introduction of how this question came up. While reading the quran surah Al Baqarah ayah 255 which says: "Allah - there is no deity except ...
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Is seeking the help of angels permissible in Islam?

Selam Aleykum, I have a relative who was born muslim, but does not perform the requirements. Years ago she read a book about communicating with and seeking the aid and advice of angels. And since ...
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Is henotheism also a sin in Islam?

We all know that Islam is a monotheistic religion condemning idol worship/polytheism by calling it the greatest of all sins . But what about henotheism? In henotheism, God is one with multiple ...
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Did suleiman take help from evil jinns?

We know suleiman took help of jinns from Quran. My question is were they evil?
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What sources identify Si'la, a jinn appearing in shape of a women, and Arwah, spirits which can be seen by children?

Wikipedia claims that there is a Jinn called Si'la. Si'la, a jinn appearing in shape of a women, who seduces men and tries to capture them and making them dancing. And Wiki also claim that there ...
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The jinn was created from fire; but are they still fire?

Man was created from clay. Now we are flesh. The jinn was created from fire. But are they still fire? Someone said they are like in a wind kind of form? Is this true? As in the case of our father ...
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Do the Shayateen know Allah is real?

The first Shaitan (Iblis) knows Allah is real and makes humans and jinns disbelieve in Allah. When we say verses like Ayatul Kursi, the shayateen will go away from our house for a couple of days. If ...
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Why Can't We Feel A Jinni? [closed]

I understand Jinn are physical in nature. If this is true then why can't we feel them when we interfere with their lives constantly?
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What are these “pie” things in the Wikipedia picture of Ali slaying Jinn?

In this picture the Jinn appear to be throwing pie at Ali. What are these things and why are they throwing them? This image is used on the Wikipedia page Jinn. The description given is: Imam Ali ...
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Is there any Prophet among Jinn?

Assalamu'alaikum, As we know Holy Qur'an is for both Mankind, and Jinn, there are lots of warnings, and guidance for both. But is there any Warner like our Prophets among Jinn for them? If no, then ...
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Is a belief in djinns shirk?

Salam everyone A djinn is a being which cannot be seen or heard but can sometimes interact with humans. It is by definition supernatural. Believing in djinns resembles a lot believing in ghosts, ...
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How can Jinns be controlled by humans?

I have read Can Jinns be controlled by humans?, Can Satan or jinn do physical harm to a person? and Are Jinns real and can they harm you? but I have some confusions... Jinns has some properties: ...
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Could I have unwittingly run over a jinn while driving?

Maybe this is a strange question, but... The Quran says that the jinn were created from a smokeless and "scorching fire", but are also physical in nature, being able to interact in a tactile manner ...
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We made every living thing from water. Are Jinns “living” things?

The Qur'an says: And that We have made every living thing out of water [21:30] Aren't jinn living things? What are they made of? Isn't it a contradiction with the the following verse? and the ...
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Throne of Sheba bring by Jinn or Human?

Assalam O Alaikum my Brothers and Sisters! I'm a little bit confused about who bring the Throne of Sheba a human or a jinn? I have read the Quran verse 27:39 and came to know that a Jinn offered ...
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Can human and jinn marry, and is it permissible?

I remember reading in many books about the human and jinn marriage and their children. But that was long time ago and i just remembered them after reading this question: Can Jinn have sex with my ...
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Can Jinn have sex with my wife?

Can Jinn have sex with my wife? Is this hadith authentic? “When a man has intercourse with his wife and does not name [Allah], the jinn coils around his urethra and has intercourse along with him.." ...
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How does Shaitan travel around the world?

I need to be careful to avoid Shaitan deterring me from the straight path. Simultaneously, so does everyone else... everywhere. That's a lot of travelling for Shaitan. Presumably, Shaitan doesn't ...
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Which scholars deny possession of humans by jinn?

Which scholars deny possession of humans by jinn? I guess ibn hazm was one of them. Tareq Al-Suwaidan is also one of those who are against possesision by jinn. Which more (old and nowday) scholars ...
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Should we not pray at 12 o clock in the night?

I heard it from my mother that it is not allowed to pray at 12 o clock in the night as it is when the shaitan or Jinn pray. That it their time and we should not disturb them. And if we do so, they ...
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Can Jinns (shaytan, iblees) read your thoughts and feelings?

I feel that my question has been answered lighly here. The answer to this question would lead to sub questions that changes due to the answer of this question. First, can Jinns/Shayatin/Iblees read ...
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Can animals see the angels and jinn and hear the cries of the dead?

I recently heard a Sunni hadith that said roosters can see the angels at the time of fajar and that is why they make that sound of theirs. And also donkeys cry when they see jinn or the shaithan. I ...
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Was iblis the only high ranking jinn who was told to prostrate to Adam (a.s.)?

As muslims, we all know that the angels weren't the only ones who were told to prostrate to Adam (a.s.). Iblis was also one of them due to his high rank. But was he the only high ranking jinn among ...
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Is art (of faces, eyes, etc.) halal in Islam? [duplicate]

I'm a Muslim, and I specifically like to draw as a hobby now and then. Recently, I read several comments and things here and there on the Internet saying that drawing faces or things with souls (like ...
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Is it possible to send a satellite to Jannah?

Now, I understand that Jannah and Jahanum are not part of this world but are created as a reward or punishment after the day of judgement. However there are Hadiths which state that Jinns used to ...
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Can Djinn be captured by human?

Assalamualaikum and greeting from Malaysia. I would like to ask if Djinn can be captured by human? I would love to know it since, I have a family members that been disturb by a Djinn, we try to treat ...
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Why did Allah not punish Iblis as soon as he disobeyed?

When Adam (as) disobeyed Allah (swt) by eating of the forbidden tree, he was punish there and then by being sent on Earth to be tested, and the rest of mankind to be tested. However, when Iblis ...
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Qareen allocated to each person

Salams to all, i would like to know if it is possible to "get rid" of the jinn (qareen) that is allocated to each person as every person has their own that whispers to them. Some of us know and may ...
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Is Arabic the language of Jinn?

As there seems many similarities in the life of Humans and Jinn, so I was wondering if Arabic is their language or they use diverse languages (according to their areas ...)? Or even they have their ...
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Will Jinns be with humans in the paradise and Hell?

To the best of my knowledge, Jinns have options to do sin or not (like humans). As a consequence, they'll go to the Jannah (heaven) or hell based on their good and bad deeds. As a result, my question ...
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Are Jinns Another Name For An Angel

Are Jinns another name for an angel, in Arabic, also are Jinns servants to Allah like angels are servants to Allah
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Is it haram to talk to Jin?

One of the things we know about the Jinn world is that there are the believers and there are the non-believers, we mainly encounter Jinn in our world in harmful situation such as VooDoo or possession!....
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Why do we have to believe in Jinn? العقيدة vs الايمان

I'm looking for a reference. As we all know that the Iman الايمان according the well known hadith of Jibril (for example in Sahih Muslim) doesn't include the belief in Jinn! I would like to know if ...
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I had a dream with a jin [closed]

First off i have to say that i am not a muslim. Im an orthodox christian. Some time ago i dreamt that i was in my bedroom and there was somrthing like a ghost that i could sense, i was feeling ...
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Do the evil spirits really exist?

Do the evil spirits really exist? If the answer is no so what if a Muslim sees a dead person's spirit? Is this a jinn or spirit? And what about paranormal activities?
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Taking help from Jinn

Is it allowed in Islam to take help from good and Salih Jinn for good purpose?? Please describe your answer with the reference of Qur'aan and Ahhadiths.