Claiming to have knowledge of the Ghayb

Question: We have a woman whom people call “the Ghayb (unseen) claimer”, if this is due to her claiming the knowledge of the Ghayb, then what is the ruling?

Answer: Claiming the knowledge of the Ghayb is Kufr (disbelief). Allaah (Exalted be He) says: Say: “None in the heavens and the earth knows the Ghayb (Unseen) except Allaah” This woman must change her name to something more acceptable, such as Faatimah, `Aa’ishah, and the like until she is no longer known for claiming the Ghayb… read more here.

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