Can We Reach Our Deceased Loved Ones?

A questioner asks can we reach our deceased loved ones? Is there a prayer they can possible hear? Can they visit us through our dreams?

We don’t know much about the human soul. This is from the command of Allah and we know very little about it. Psychological effects of death can make us feel like we have seen or felt our loved ones. 

In Islam we understand that once the soul leaves the body, it is given to the care of the angels. There is no reason to believe that it will come back to this Earth. Dr. Shabir Ally discusses. 

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