Question 351: Are there any authentic Hadeeths regarding exorcising Jinn (creatures created from fire)? What is the ruling on seeking the help of the Jinn to do permissible things? Is whatever transmitted from Ibn Taymiyyah (may Allaah be merciful to him) regarding this issue true? May Allaah reward you with the best!
Answer: We do not know any Hadeeth that the Prophet (peace be upon him) exorcised Jinn. However, a sick person should seek treatment by the Qur’aan and Ruqyah (reciting Qur’aan and saying supplications over the sick seeking healing) as the Salaf (righteous predecessors) used to do. It is not permissible to seek the help of the Jinn or the non-present people as this is an act of Shirk (associating others with Allaah in His Divinity or worship). Moreover, there is nothing transmitted from Shaykh of Islaam Ibn Taymiyyah regarding the permissibility of such a thing... read more here.