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Shaytan is referring to The Devil, also known as Iblis. Satan is appointed to misguide people until the day of Judgement.

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Why doesn't Allah create creatures made of water? [closed]

Allah created jinn from fire. To extinguish jinni fire, he used sand or mud creatures, Adam and his children. It is obvious that djinn or demons are winning this war forced upon them against the ...
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Can Satan or jinn do physical harm to a person?

Can Satan or jinn do physical harm to a person? If so, does isolation of a person help them to do that more in any way? Or is whispering to us to do bad his only act?
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did Allah (swt) already knew Iblis wouldn't prostrate in front of Adam?

as everything written already in the Preserved Tablet (al-Lawhu 'l-Mahfuz)
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Is this situation haram?

So one day I was just joking around with my siblings and my sister and my sister said a joke about me and after that I said “your worse than shaitan”. Keep in mind I didn’t mean this sentence I know ...
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Apostasy and Kufr Whispers

Hi I am a born muslim and have practiced islam and still do. I had this bad habit of listening to music in the morning and I wanted to leave that habit therefore one night a thought came in my mind if ...
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Advice & Help needed

Salam brothers and sisters. Recently I dreamt a dream (at around 9.30-9.50 in the morning) that scared me, like frightened and I woke up. I didn't remember the dream instantly but only upon applying ...
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Praying to put shaitan on the right path

Why don't we pray to Allah to put shaitan on the right path like we pray for other human beings.
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Why did Allah let Satan to mislead us?

Satan is very good at deceiving us human beings to mislead us. Allah knows this earlier. Why did Allah let Satan to misguide us? Why did He give time till Day of Resurrection to make us go astray?
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What Satan really wants

Then I will come to them from before them and from behind them and on their right and on their left, and You will not find most of them grateful [to You]." —The Qur'an 7:17 Satan is more ...
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Types of Waswas

Salam everyone! Can someone tell me what type of waswas are there? can they be like 'Allah won't listen to your prayers' and 'He didn't listen to you the last time too' and 'What you're worried about ...
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Does Ibliss still pray to God?

Ibliss he was very truthful to God before Adam. My question does Ibliss still pray to Allah or has he stopped?
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Why did Allah make bad people?

In the Qur'an it says that Shaitan disobeyed Allah and we should make sure we do not fall in the trap of Shaytan as Adam (AS) and Hawwa did. Why doesn't Allah make sure we do not do things which he ...
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Was it Allah's perfect plan when iblis reject to do Sajdah to Adam(A.S)?

As we believe, Allah has created each and every thing in this world, even one leaf of a tree can't move without the order of Allah Almighty. I often wondered was it Allah's perfect plan when iblis(...
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What is the significance of slitting the ears of cattle in Qur'an 4:119?

And I will mislead them, and I will arouse in them [sinful] desires, and I will command them so they will slit the ears of cattle, and I will command them so they will change the creation of Allah.&...
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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 okay to curse Satan?

It is Satan's way to whisper wrong things to us. I am not exceptional. Whenever I try to relax a bit, unwanted thoughts come over my mind. Out of frustration, I cursed Satan. I know Satan is already ...
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Are there any books similar to The Devils Deceptions (Talbis Iblis) by Ibn al-Jawzi

I am reading this book Devils Deceptions (Talbis Iblis) from a very long time and already did a lot of search to find some other books similar to this one but unable to find one, can anybody recommend ...
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Is talking to myself mean that i am talking with Satan?

Sometimes I talk to myself. Then there are two voices in my head. I ask a question an the other voice answers. Sometimes I am suprised at the answers it gives. I wouldn't be suprised if it was me ...
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Is Allah negotiating with Iblis (Satan) in Quran 15:34-44?

Surah 15, ayah 26-44 of the Holy Quran describes the angel Iblis (Satan) refusing to prostrate before the Prophet Adam. Allah, responds by cursing Iblis (15:34-44): The Lord said: "Then get out ...
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Few questions about concept of evil, iblis and hell? [closed]

Who is Shaitan? Is he same as iblis? Was shaitan or iblis an angel before ? Who is the king of hell or ruler of hell? Is hell a place to get punished for our sins? If yes then who is the punisher. If ...
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About Satanic dreams I seek refuge

I get horrible nightmares from Satan and they distress me. I try to pray all day and they go away little by little every night. What should I do to protect me and my children from these dreams?Any ...
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Shaitan messes with my thoughts

While I was reading the Qur'an, I started having thoughts I do not want to think of, but still do. Like really bad stuff, for example Allah is shit (tövbe) Qur'an is shit (tövbe) I'm sorry, I don't ...
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Why is it recommended to perform wudu' when one is angry?

I often hear statements like: "Anger is from Satan" And that one should perform wudu' to calm down from anger. I'd like to learn more about this practice therefore here my questions: Does this ...
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Was there a battle during which iblis was a Child and his parents got killed?

The user owari on This Question commented that Iblis was a child and its parents got killed in battle. What battle is he talking about, What is this story?
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How does one differentiate between poverty from Allah and poverty from the devil?

I am trying to look for and understand possible philosophical explanations to a scenario where a person starts loosing wealth and thinks whether it is from Allah or from the devil (of course not even ...
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How did Iblis seduce Adam to eat from the forbidden tree?

So Iblis is a jinn because he disobeyed Allah and because he was created from fire. When Allah commanded Al-Malaika to prostrate to Adam, Iblis disobeyed and thus became from the disbelievers. Thus, ...
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According to Shia Islam, does Allah communicate with Iblis in a human voice, and if so whose voice is it?

Al Islam writes that Allah spoke to the Prophet in voice of Ali during Mi'raj: The Prophet replied, "My Lord spoke to me with the voice of 'Ali ibn Abi Talib and said, `O' Ahmad! I am an Entity ...
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Are bells satanic and haram?

I've heard from a source I dont remember that bells are banned in Islam because the bell is a musical instrument of satan. Is this true? If this is true- Is this also the reason I don't see bell ...
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Are wet dreams from Shaitan?

In this video, it states: "The dream when you wake up and you are all wet is from Shaitan." I've derived that this is a wet dream. Allah has in fact made wet dreams [al-hilm] a sign of ...
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Why Allah has not destroyed iblees/shaitan till now?

Why Allah has not destroyed Iblees/shaitan till now as he has not obeyed Allah's command. Why Allah will punish human being for shaitan mastermind that he is not letting people to follow Allah. My ...
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Is it required to shut the door of toilet / bathroom after use?

I was told that the door of the toilet or the bathroom (if the toilet is in there) should always be kept shut; many times when not in use the door is left open and the Shayateen can enter the house ...
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What will happen to iblees? [closed]

On the day of judgement what will happen to iblees? If he will go to jahanam what will be happen to him when he himself is made of fire? And why he's having war for a long time with us. Why not he ...
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Do we hate iblis or only his bad actions? Is it strictly forbidden to hate someone as a creature including ibliss? Is all hatred illness of heart?

I have read in a article {{https://abuaminaelias.com › beware-... Purification from the spiritual disease of hatred in Islam | Faith in Allah الإيمان بالله}} that hatred is an illness of heart. And ...
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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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Is Shaytan an Angel or Jinn?

I have heard that Shaytan is an Angel but then Angels do not have free will so this means he has to obey Allah, but he did have free will because he did not prostrate to Adam (عليه السلام) when Allah ...
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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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Where did the other devils come from?

It is mentioned in the holy Qur'an that Satan was the one that defied God. If so where did his minions come from? Can devils mate and reproduce? Are the number of devils increasing as the population ...
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Am I a kafir because of my doubts?

How do I know the difference between doubts and waswaas of shaytaan? In many Islamic websites, doubts and waswaas of shaytaan are two entirely different things. These websites say that Allah will ...
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If a muslim has doubts, can he treat it as waswas?

I've done some research earlier and found out that "waswaas" and "doubts" are two entirely different things. According to the hadith, if you have waswaas, then you should just seek refuge with Allah ...
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Why does Iblees or Satan refuse to bow, when the command is to angels?

And when We said to the angels: Make obeisance to Adam they did obeisance, but Iblis (did it not). He refused and he was proud, and he was one of the unbelievers. (2:34) In the above verse, Allah ...
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True meaning of this ayat Qur'an 2:34?

Quran: 2:34 Sahih International And [mention] when We said to the angels, "Prostrate before Adam"; so they prostrated, except for Iblees. He refused and was arrogant and became of the ...
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is satan(shaytan or Iblis) in islam is the same as satan in bible?

As satan came from the time of first prophet Adam(May Allah be pleased with him), is satan understandings in islam is same as in bible or other holy books? What are the key differences?
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Why does Iblees and shaytaans disobey Allah?

We humans go astray, commit sins, disbelieve and disobey Allah mainly because we do not believe in Allah, or do not believe in Allah enough. Imagine if one knows Allah exists and have experienced the ...
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Who are or were (if ever) the human-jinn hybrid children of shayton?

Qur-an 17.64: Allah says to shayton "and share in their money and children Qur-an 55.56: Their beautiful mates were never touched by any human or jinn. Qur-an 55.74: Whom no man or Jinn ...
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Was Prophet Muhammad (SAW) capable of doing evil?

Was Prophet Muhammad (SAW) like rest of us humans inflicted by Satan and his whisperings? As far as I know, all of us humans have a Shayatin assigned to us who constantly tries to deviate us towards ...
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Is the man in ibn Kathir's tafsir for Sura 114 being cured, or simply encouraged?

Muhammad's response to the man(below) sounds very positive, but it is difficult to tell whether the man is being healed from his affliction, or just encouraged. Or perhaps could it be that Muhammad is ...
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Bad thoughts about Allah and insults [duplicate]

i have been having bad thoughts about Allah S.W.T and the Prophet S.A.W and it hurts me a lot especially when i'm praying and then I feel as if there is no need to pray because of the sin I've just ...
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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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How to know when the devil (Shaitan) is misguiding us and protect ourselves when that happens?

As Muslims we believe that devil is an entity that exists to misguide man kind till the day of judgement and as muslims our job is to prevent ourselves from falling into his traps and be obedient to ...
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Is it mentioned anywhere in the Quran that Shaithan came with Adam to Earth from Paradise?

I just want to know if any verse in the Quran mentions that Shaithan came with Adam to Earth from Paradise.