Question: There are invocations claimed to protect against scorpions which have been tried and proven effective. It reads: “O Allaah! This is the spell of scorpions and reptiles passed by the Jews and Christians. It says: ‘What makes you cry, O Messenger of Allah?’ He said, ‘A reptile consigned to Hellfire; its tail like a saw with small chest like a dinar. Gabriel descended on its blood. Gabriel descended on its poison crying out thrice to Allaah, ‘Be admitted to Allaah’s Glory and written in a Preserved Tablet.'” What is the ruling on this? May Allaah reward you!
Answer: The Ruqyah (recitation for healing or protection) you mentioned is false. Only authentic Ruqyah with Qur’aan and supplications authentically reported from the Prophet (peace be upon him) is permissible… read more here.