Lesson no. 17 Weak memory (Nisyaan): -


Weak memory means memory gaps & errors refer to the incorrect recall, or complete loss of information in the memory system for a specific time or event. Memory errors may include remembering events that never occurred or remembering them differently from the way they actually happened.

Nabi ﷺ’s guidance about weak memory: -

Pumpkin to increase intelligence: -


1. Hazrat Anas Bin Malik رضي الله عنه says that Nabi ﷺ said that round pumpkin (الدُّبَّاءِ) increases the intelligence, brain function & its strength the brain.
[Kanz al-Ummal: 28277]

Raisins (Dried Grapes) in Inferior Complex: -


2. Hazrat Ataa Bin Ruba’h رضي الله عنه says that Rasoolullah ﷺ said that long pumpkin (القرع) is present for you, who increases the intelligence & strengthens the Brain.
[Shobul Imaan: 5547]

3. Hazrat Wasila رضي الله عنه says that Nabi ﷺ said that long pumpkin (القرع) is present for you, which increases the intelligence (الدماغ) & masoor daal (العدس) is also present for you, which was eaten by more than 70 Prophet of Allah Ta’ala.
[Tabraani: 152]

Hijamah to improve intellect: -


-4. Hazrat Ibn Umar رضي الله عنهما says that Hijamah (الحجامة) (Wet Cupping) on empty stomach is best for cure, blessing & improves memory & intellect.

[Ibn Majah: 3616; Book. 31; English vol. 4; Book. 31, Hadees. 3487]
(It is a part of a long Hadees).

Guggul for weak Memory: -


5. Hazrat Anas Bin Malik رضي الله عنه says that they were in Nabi ﷺ company, one person came & complaint about his weak memory (النسيان) to Nabi ﷺ & He ﷺ replied: Take Guggul (الكندر) soak it in water, overnight & drink this water at morning empty stomach because it is best for Nisyaan (النسيان) (lack of memory).
[Al-Tibb Al-Nabawi (Al-Jawzi) vol. 1, page. 294]

Guggul for weak memory & urinary problems: -


6. Hazrat Abdullah Bin Abbas رضي الله عنهما says that Nabi ﷺ drank Guggul (الكندر) water mixed with sugar (السكر) at morning empty stomach & said that it removes urinary problems & it is best for weak or lack of memory.
[Al-Tibb Al-Nabawi (Al-Jawzi) vol. 1, page. 294]
Details given below are according to the Ulama & Islamic Scholars & not from Hadees.

To improve memory: -

سَنُقْرِئُكَ فَلَا تَنْسَىٰ إِلَّا مَا شَاءَ اللَّهُ

Recite the above verse of Chapter 87 (Sura) A’laa verse no. 6-7 for 7 times & blow on water & drink or make the patient to drink.
[Cures from the Quran a pocket Book by Muhammad Elahi page.75]

Science & Hadees regarding Guggul: -

Guggul has anti bacterial activity so helpful in urinary problems, & it is mostly lipid soluble & helpful in weak memory. Please refer lesson no. 46 Guggul in part-1.