[SPAM] Muslims Purposefully Sneezing To Spread Coronavirus At Hazrat Nizamuddin Mosque In Delhi



[SPAM] Muslims Purposefully Sneezing To Spread Coronavirus At Hazrat Nizamuddin Mosque In Delhi

Video is shared with false captions with claims of spreading the virus by sneezing in Mosque

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Purposefully Sneezing To Spread Corona Virus At Hazrat Nizamuddin Mosque In Delhi


Verification: People in the video is performing Zikr, a ritual ceremony held in Sufi gatherings

Video shared is real but the caption given is false. The people in the video are not sneezing. They are remembering Allah through breathing. The ritual is called Zikr a Sufi ritual. If you listen carefully, you can hear Allah in the video. The mosque is not Hazrat Nizamuddin Dargah.

Check the links below to know more about Zikr:

In fact,” the ritual ceremony of zikr is traditionally held in a Sufi gathering-place known as the dargah or tekke. In this setting the members of a Sufi tariqa (order) together intone certain Names of Allah, thereby invoking the characteristics represented by those Names into the hearts of the congregation. There is a traditional order in which Allah’s Names are mentioned in zikr, and each one is repeated several, often hundreds of times in unison by the group. Certain movements, such as swaying back and forth or turning from right to left, are incorporated into the activity during the intonations and are likewise performed in unison. In some tariqas a prayerful rotation of the whole body, arms extended while pivoting on one foot, is traditional”: Read more

Zikr, according to the book Fiqh-Us-Sunnah by Sheik Sayyed As Sabeeq, mentions that “All words of praise and glory to Allah, extolling His Perfect Attributes of Power and Majesty, Beauty and Sublimeness, whether one utters them by tongue or says them silently in one’s heart, are known as Zikr or remembrance of Allah.”: Read more

In the following video, it is taught how to perform Zikr. He is teaching to take Allah’s name in a way that no one should know, it should be performed by heart. He is telling how to take a breath and remember Allah:


The same video was also found on youtube.

Islami Lara published this on 26 Jan 2020

WAHEED ISLAMIC TV Published this video on 1 Feb 2020

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Post Date: 2 Apr 2020

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