Jinn or the male genie was conceptualized in Sindh when Islam was accepted. To begin with, Jinn was not created to be either evil or good. They were believers. Since they were not strictly Islamic spirits, it quickly found its way to other religions and cultures. They were in use in local tales.
What exactly are genies?
Genies (also called jinn or genii) are spirits in cultures of the Middle East and Africa. The term genie comes from the Arabic word jinni, which refers to an evil spirit that could take the shape of an animal or person. It could be found in every kind of nonliving thing, even air and fire.
Can jinn enter human body?
Jinn Effect on Human Being
This is because there is no text from the Quran or the authentic Prophet tradition that mentions that clarifies this explicitly. According to some, it is impossible that Jinn can possess someone’s body, affect him with any sickness, or cause any harm.
How do I get a free genie?
In Shadowchasers Series continuity, doing this is relatively easy; you simply have to give the genie his or her lamp. Because a genie under this sort of curse is obligated to serve whoever owns it, being given the lamp makes the genie his/her own master, breaking the curse.
Are genies Fey DND?
*they are aspected to nature but only in the same way elves in Iceland are. *they appear human or as animals and delight in trickery. yes ifrit and peri are elemental aspects but really they are the only ones out of what seems to be a couple dozen different kind of djinn.