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If Ghosts don’t exist, then what are the visions of Ghosts that we see?

April 5, 2015


Q. Since the dead do not return from their graves, what are the visions of a ‘ghost’?  A. Islam explains the realm of the unseen: the jinn. The jinn are creations of Allah that live in the world parallel to us. Jinn is an Arabic word derived from the verb, Janna, which means to conceal […]

The “Holy Spirit” (Rooh al-Qudus) is Jibreel (peace be upon him).

July 12, 2014


Shaykh al-Shanqeeti said: “The words of Allaah (interpretation of the meaning), “‘and [We] supported him with Rooh al-Qudus’ [al-Baqarah 2:87]” refer to Jibreel according to the most sound view. This is indicated by the words (interpretation of the meaning):  “‘Which the trustworthy Rooh has brought down’ [al-Shu’ara’ 26:193]”  and  “‘then We sent to her our Rooh’ […]