“The daily prayers of whoever approaches a fortune-teller and asks him about anything will not be accepted for forty days and nights.”



There are certain signs and symptoms that could help identify if you are afflicted. These fall into two categories, ‘Physical’ and ‘Dreams’ (nightmares).


  • Intense pain, sharp, jabbing, electric shock in the back of the head and neck, throbbing pain that typically starts at the base of the head and goes to the scalp
  • Tightness around the neck and shoulders, pain between the shoulder blades, and lower back
  • Tightness, heavy pressure, squeezing or crushing pain in the chest
  • Tired legs
  • Weak knees
  • Numbness in arms and legs
  • Pins and needles
  • Abdominal bloating and pain
  • Excessive sweating
  • The feeling of insects crawling across or underneath your skin
  • Can’t lose weight even when you exercise


  • Sharp, stabbing chest pain behind the breastbone or on the left side of your chest
  • Dull, vague, sometimes quite severe pain under right rib
  • Pain around navel and groin
  • Menstrual periods with abnormally heavy or prolonged bleeding
  • Sexually aroused without physical contact (same for men)


  • Falling from a high place
  • Being chased by dogs, snakes, or other beasts
  • You are flying
  • Cemeteries, graveyards, dead people
  • Swimming under the sea
  • Trying to run but feel a force pulling, running in slow motion
  • Destruction, Tsunami, Judgment Day
  • Sexually abused (same applies to men)


  • Secluding oneself
  • Unable to pray Salaah
  • Heaviness in chest or head during Salaah, especially while in sujood (prostration)
  • Rushing the prayer
  • Feeling someone touching you (invisible force)
  • Stalking shadow
  • Hearing voices/noises
  • Blockages in marriage, work, studies
  • Unexplained phenomena, Open wounds, Scratches appearing on the body, Excessive anger and mood swings, Irritability, Feeling unhappy for no reason, Forgetfulness, Lack of confidence, Lack of concentration

If you have any of these symptoms, please book a 30-minute consultation with Abu Amarah, he will advise further how the ruqya program will work.