Chapter One (Research Frame work )

Research Questions

The present study attempts to answer questions related to the following issues:

a- The nature of the soul and the mind; their old and new definitions.

b- Divine religions and spiritual beliefs.

c- Ancient and modern history of psychiatry, and it relation to spiritual ailments.

d- Modern methods of religious treatment.

e- Legitimate incantation and its regulations.

f- Spiritual ailments; their kinds, symptoms and indications.