Islamic concepts

Taṭayyur — pessimism, belief in bad omens

تطیّر

  • then, when something good came their way, they said, ‘This is our due!’. When something bad came, they ascribed it to the evil omen of Moses and those with him, but their ‘evil omen’ was really from God, though most of them did not realize it. 7:131

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