hijama sunnah points on body
There are total 9 Sunnah Points of the body where Prophet Muhammad Sallallaho Alaihe Wasallam were performed hijama or cupping therapy. These are the sunnah points of Hijama or Cupping Therapy
- On Top of the Head
The first of hijama sunnah points is located on top of the head. This point, known as Ummu Mughits or ‘Ala Ro’si, is the ‘mother of diseases.’ Many diseases originated from this point. Because of this, hijama done on this point will cure lots of diseases. For instance, headache, vertigo, migraine, sinusitis, glaucoma, acne and mental disorders. Hijama on this point is also known to improve memory and intelligence as well.
- On Neck
The second and third points are on the back of the neck, just below the hairline. This point is known as Al Akhda’in. Hijama in these points will cure stiff neck, stiff jaw, headache, toothache, sore throat and swollen face.
- On the Shoulder
The fourth, fifth and sixth points are located on the shoulder. The fourth point is known as Al Kahil. This point is located at the lowest level of the neck. Hijama on this point will cure a headache, flu, cough, asthma, high blood pressure, and bronchitis.
The fifth and sixth points, known as Al Katifain, are located on the right and left the side of the fourth point. Hijama on these points will cure poisoning, stroke, pain on the shoulder as well as improving blood circulation to the head and to the hands.
- On the Waist
The seventh and the eighth points, known as Al Warik, are located on the right and left the side of the waist, on the same line with the navel. Hijama on these two points will cure irregular period, difficulty in urination, digestion issues, kidney issues and improving blood circulation in the lower parts of the body.
- On the Legs
The ninth points, known as Dzohril Qodami, are located on the left and right calves. Hijama on these points will cure urinary tract disease, pain in the legs and improve blood circulation in the legs.