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Miracle and Magic

Postby Muhammad Mahdi » 22 Feb 2007, 16:14

What is the difference between miracles and magic?
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Postby Muhammad » 23 Feb 2007, 22:06

wel miracles obviously are the powers given to Highly religious people according to the time and knowledge of existing people
magic..ummm...trickery and dilisuons with temperoy effects???
The Staff Of Musa turning into a snake was a miracle ate up all the Snakes made by the Magicians (which had a temperory dillusion to people by takin the face of snakes)
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Postby kulsham » 24 Feb 2007, 01:31

miracle is pure..
magic by the help of satans n jinns
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Postby Fatimah Zahra Karim » 03 Jun 2007, 22:22

All things agreed. But how does a commoner differentiate between the two?
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Postby abuali » 22 Aug 2011, 00:08

Fatimah Zahra Karim wrote:All things agreed. But how does a commoner differentiate between the two?

Valid question.

IMO, a commoner/layman has to rely on the specialist in the field in which the 'miracle' falls. If the specialists after studying and observing the miracle comes to the conclusion that it is, then the layman should accept the opinion.

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