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What is hypnotism, is it permissible ?

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Asked by truth exposed, 24 Nov '12 10:02 am
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It is not permissible to seek the help of the jinn or any other creatures in trying to find out matters of the unseen, whether that is by calling upon them, trying to please them or any other method. Rather that is shirk because this is a kind of worship, and Allaah has taught His slaves to worship Him alone and say, You (Alone) we worship, and You (Alone) we ask for help (for each and everything) [al-Faatihah 1:5 interpretation of the meaning]. And it was proven that the Prophet (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him) said to Ibn Abbaas: If you ask, then ask of Allaah, and if you seek help, then seek help from Allaah.

Hypnotism is a kind of fortune-telling or magic whereby the hypnotist uses the jinn to overpower the subject and then speak through his tongue and give him strength to do things by means of controlling his faculties. This is if the jinni is sincere towards the hypnotist and obeys him in return for the things by means of which the hypnotist draws close to him. So ...more
Answered by Psycho, 24 Nov '12 10:13 am

 
  
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Contrary to popular belief and what is shamelessly propagated on television and stage programs, what is commonly known as hypnotism, whereby at the click of a finger the other person loses consciousness and his actions are controlled by another is scientifically and logically an absolute impossibility! These staged hypnotisms are no more than a sham, con, deception and utter fraud and does not have an iota of truth in its essence.
If hypnotism were possible, one could hypnotize the bank manager and take away all the cash! One could hypnotize anothers wife and have illegal sexual intercourse with her! The murderers and thieves would hypnotize the Judge and get a ruling in their favor! One could hypnotize another whom he wishes to be killed and make him commit suicide! Etc. etc. Allah is our witness sister, if such a thing as hypnotizing another was ever possible the whole system, law, test and way of life as we know it would be in utter chaos and jeopardy, and no one would or coul ...more
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Answered by muslimah, 24 Nov '12 10:05 am

 
  
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