What Is Ruqyah In Islam?
- Voleta Ducharme
Ruqyah is a branch of spiritual healing that existed pre-Islam and is heavily based on using words for healing. Ruqyah in Islam can be defined as interdiction via recitation of the Quran. The highest point of Ruqyah is that you can cause a miracle to happen.
What is the ruqyah and how to perform it?
As stated above, the ruqyah is a kind of supplication to Allah the Almighty Who possesses absolute power and the healer of every disease. God (Glory be to Him) may accept that supplication and remove the damage whatever it is or He does not respond to it.
Can a Muslim recite ruqyah for himself or for someone else?
2 – With regard to the du’aa’ that is prescribed for the Muslim to say if he wants to recite ruqyah for himself or for someone else, there are many such du’aa’s, the greatest of which are al-Faatihah and al-Mu’awwidhat.
Which surah is used for ruqyah?
The main surahs used for ruqyah include the last two surahs of the Qur’an; Surah Al-Falaq and Surah Nas, Surah Fatiha and Surah Baqarah. However, it is important to remember any surahs of the Qur’an can be used.
Is ruqyah free from Shirk?
Ruqyah that is free from shirk, bi’dah and the haraam is permissible. In fact all ruqyah has been classified into belonging to either ‘ruqyah Ash Shar’iah’ or ‘ruqyah Ash shirkiyah’. What exactly do I mean by Shirk?