Jinn Picture

Jinn (Acrylic and Ink)

Jinn is from Arabic folklore and Islamic mythology. Better known as Genies, that occupy a parallel world to mankind. Together, jinn, humans and angels make up the three sentient creations of Allah.  In many modern cultures, a Genie is portrayed as a magical being that grants wishes. The earliest of such Jinn stories in folklore originate in the book of the One Thousand and One Nights.

Religious sources say barely anything about them; however, the Qur'an mentions that Jinn are made of smokeless flame or "scorching fire". Like human beings, the Jinn can also be good or evil.
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