Construction Ghaib Magazine against Ruqyah Syar'iyyah


  • Dini Safitri


const ructions, Ruqyah Syar'iyyah, editorial board


The purpose of this research is to identify the construction of the Ghoib Magazine's editorial board, h ow the editorial board publicizes Ruqyah Syar'iyyah and attracts readers' interest so they will apply the Ruqyah Syar'iyyah in their life. The Data of this research is derived from an observation of participants to nd a profound interview with four editors of Ghoib Magazine. The result of this research shows four social construc-tions. The first is that the informant is of this research have good competence in Islamic law (sharia). The second is that the informants agree to socialize the Ruqyah Syar'iyyah through several columns in Ghoib Magazine. The third is that the informants u se Ghoib Magazine as a tool to persuade its readers so that they'll choose Ruqyah shar'iyyah therapy instead of coming to the shaman. The fourth is that the writing, as the result of the informants' construction, about the existence of Ruqyah Syar'iyyah has resulted persuasion to the readers of Ghoib Magazine to do Ruqyah Syar'iyyah while changing their morality and making the rea ders more pious . The conclusion of this research is that the editorial board of Ghoib Mag azine has created several const ructions to Ruqyah Syar'iyyah as a part of religious proselytizing activities in journalism.





How to Cite

Safitri, D. (2013). Construction Ghaib Magazine against Ruqyah Syar’iyyah. Asian Journal of Humanities and Social Studies, 1(3). Retrieved from