Posted on 03/31/2012 by __socrates

Wikis > Dictionary of Islam > Fortune-Telling

FORTUNE-TELLING Arabic kahanah كهانة. Mu’awiyab ibn Hakam relates that he asked the Prophet if it were right to consult fortune-tellers about future events, and he replied, “Since you have embraced Islam, you must not consult them. [MAGIC.]

Based on Hughes, Dictionary of Islam