Duas and supplications to seek protection from the evil “eye”, sihr (magic), and other evils

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The Quran and the Ahadith of the prophet have clearly explained the harmful effects of evil eye (al-ain), sihr (magic), jealousy, and other such ailments. Their detrimental effects are frequently referred to both in the Quran and the Ahadith of the prophet. The sad part is that many of us many not even know if we are affected by such evils and go about living our lives with the harmful effects affecting our lives. Al-Bazzaar narrated a hadith with a hasan isnaad from Jaabir (may Allah be pleased with him) that the Prophet (peace and blessings of Allah be upon him) had said (in part of the hadith) that a certain portion of his ummah dies because of the effects of the evil eye.”

Almost all scholars agree that the evil eye is real and is proven both by Islamic teachings and by real life experiences. Allah says (interpretation of the meaning): “And verily, those who disbelieve would almost make you slip with their eyes (through hatred)” [al-Qalam 68:51]

Use of Ruqya

As a cure for such evils, Allah has told us to use the words of the Quran. Such a treatment, also referred to as Ruqyah, uses Allah’s words from the Quran and prayers both from the Quran and the Ahadith to seek protection from and to treat a person. Allah says in the Quran, “And We send down from the Quran that which is a healing and a mercy to those who believe…” [Quran 17:82]

Unfortunately, many Muslims today either don’t make use of such protection from the Quran or get involved in the use of lucky charms and amulets, the use of which is considered Shirk [associating others with Allah] and thus pushes one outside the boundaries of Islam. We should understand that carrying amulets and charms for the purpose of protecting oneself against the evil eye and witchcraft is completely forbidden in Islam. The prophet said, “Whoever wears an amulet has associated others with Allah (shirk).” [Narrated by Ahmad (16781); classed as saheeh by al-Albaani in al-Silsilah al-Saheehah (492).] Ahmad (17440) also narrated that ‘Uqbah ibn ‘Aamir (may Allah be pleased with him) said: I heard the Messenger of Allah (peace and blessings of Allah be upon him) say: “Whoever wears an amulet, may Allah never fulfill his wish and whoever wears a seashell, may Allah never protect him from what he fears.” [Hadeeth classed as hasan by al-Arna’oot in his commentary on al-Musnad.]

As Muslims, therefore, we should use only the words of Quran and Duas in the authentic Ahadith to treat oneself or others from the evils of the eye, magic and other such practices.

Below are some of the Quranic verses and Dua’s that can be used for Ruqya. A better listing of Quranic verses and Ahadith for such purposes is listed in the short e-book that you can get at the end of this post.

Quranic verses and Duas

  1. Surah Al-Fatihah
  2. Last 4 Surahs of the Quran (Al-Kaafiroon, Al-Ikhlas, Al-Falaq, An-Naas)
  3. First 5 verses of Surah Al-Baqarah
  4. Ayat-ul-Kursi
  5. and more included in this e-book (See Below)

Selected Duas

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Summary

We may never know what part of our lives are being impacted by the effects of the evil eye and sihr. Let’s ensure that we make these Duas part of our daily lives to protect (and treat) us from all such evil effects as the prophet instructed us to do so.

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{ 26 comments… read them below or add one }

1 Safiya

Jazakallah khairan!

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2 zeba

Thank u for the information…may Allah protect us all from shaitan ….Amen

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3 Nadia

Shukran, this is really what I needed, may Allah bless you all!

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4 mohammed

Jazakallahu Khairan,

Very good dua’s .May Allah SWT keep us all safe from such evil spirits and evil eyes!

May Allah SWT reward Iqra Sense and all its readers.

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5 saba

Thank you for the article.May Allah protect us from evil things

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6 Omar Bahar

May Almighty Allah Pour His Choicest Blessings upon Iqra for the wonderful opportunity granted to all of us as Muslims in the enlightenment of various useful subjects pertaining to our day to day life via Iqrasense,

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7 JAVEED AHMED

Assalamu Alaikum Wa Rahmatullahi Wa Barakatuhu,
Jazak Allah Khair for this very important, useful and beneficial piece of inforamtion. May Almighty Allah guide our muslim brothers and sisters in referring to Qur’an and Sunnah in such instances instead of resorting to Shirkiya methods. May Almighty Allah reward you abundantly in this world and in hereafter for conveying this information, Ameen Ya Rabbal Alameen

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8 Neshat Rahman Khan

Thank you so much for the information may Allah S.W.T saves all of us from all kinds of evils and evil activities.

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9 Fawzia Beelunkhun

Assalamoalaikum, I don’t have appropriate words to convey my thanks to IqraSense for the wonderful work done, through the articles, to enlighten the Oumma. May Allah bestow upon you His blessings to continue on the same path for our betterment, Insha’Allah.
Jazakallah.

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10 Mrs Kay Ahmed

Thank you so much for Dua’s, they relly do work.

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11 Aminu Adamu

These Du`as are timely. May Allah continue to Bless the sponsors of this mail.JazakumuLLah Bi Khair.

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12 Dr. Uthan Koya

Thank you so much. Very useful article. It highlights the use of duas as remedy for evil eye and sihr., It provides evidence in Quran regarding evil eye.
Jazak allah bil khair.

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13 Ayesha Firdose

Thank U Very much for this usefull duas. May Allah protech us from all kind of evils. Ameen

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14 habeeba

it is a wonderful write up. i pray that ALLAH should continue to foster you with wisdom and elevate you above the evil of HIS creature Jasakallah kayir. amin

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15 muzammil

mashaallah —–plz continue to send these kinds of articles v v helpful to enhance islamic knowledge

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16 Haruna Abdulkharim

I am more than greatful keep us reminded always as Ramadhan is almost approaching.Insha allah God rewards you abudantly.

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17 talal

Thank you so much for posting these dua’s i really appreciated it may Allah(s.w.t.) guides us all, amiiin!

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18 AbdulGaniyu Abujade

Thank you so much for calling the attention of people into Islam and the important of the word ‘LAI LAHA ILALAHU’ May ALLAH’ (S.W.T) reward you and bless all the readers.

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19 Ahmed Hamza

Excellent

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20 mushtaq

This is a powerful article and it can be usefully utilized in our personal life. If possible the whole duas as mentioned in order therein should be performed atleast once in a week so that all the bad effect of evil eye and sihr are kept away from the person who recites these and from his entire family on which he can do this ruqyah. May Allah SWT keep us under his protection. Regards, Mushtaq

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21 meenash

Thank u so much for these wonderful duas, Insha Allah we will protect from the evils by the help of these duas. Wish u to create more religious sites for all our brothers and sisters. Thanks – wassalam

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22 Hauwa Umar

This is a most informative and enlightening dua’i. May ALLAH AZZA WA JAL grant the sponsors a high rank in Al-Jannatul Firdaus. Amin.

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23 Shamsheer

Thank you very much.. May Allah give rewards to you for this information

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24 ziya

Thank you for this beautiful dua.may allah protect us from evil things

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25 sayed reshma

Shukran, this is really what I needed, may Allah bless you all!

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26 nazeeya

thaku i need it vry much. plz pray for my family n remembrr in dua

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