Hijamah – Cupping Therapy

Hijamah – Cupping Therapy

About The Course

The course on ilaj bil hijamah (cupping therapy) is an introductory course for the hijamah therapy. It will provide an opportunity for the students to learn the basic knowledge of Hijamah and its application in various diseases. It will also provide the information on the use of Hijamah on preventive as well as curative aspects of the diseases.


The course will also make the participants well acquainted with the therapeutic relevance and utility of Hijamah especially in the management of life style disorders, Non-communicable diseases (NCDs) etc. Since this therapy provides the treatment without medicines or (least medicines) its importance is increased manyfolds especially in context with the side effects/ toxic effects of the drugs in western/ modern medicine.

Course Team

Professor Kunwar Mohammad Yousuf Amin

Professor Kunwar Mohammad Yousuf Amin

(Professor, Pharmacology, Aligarh Muslim University)

Professor Syed Shakir Jamil

Professor Syed Shakir Jamil

(School of Unani Medicine, Jamia Hamdard and Former DG, CCRUM)

Professor Syed Shakir Jamil

Dr Naushad Ali Rana

(School of Unani Medicine, Jamia Hamdard and Former DG, CCRUM)

Dr Iftekhar Ahmad Saifi

Dr.Abdul Nasir Ansari

(Head of Department,Ilajbit Tadbeerat National, Institute of Unani Medicine, IN)

Dr Iftekhar Ahmad Saifi

Dr. Iftikhar Ahmad Saifi

(B.U.M.S (India),N.D. (USA) ,INM Clinic, Dubai)
Dr Iftekhar Ahmad Saifi

Dr. S Javed Ali

(Department of Moalejat,AKTC, AMU, Aligarh)

AT A GLANCE

12 Teaching Weeks

Duration : 4 months

Saturdays,3 PM - 5 PM (London, UK)

Video Recordings Available

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Live Q&A

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From £16.67/Month

(For 6 Months)

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Starts on 4 February 2023

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3rd February 2023

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SESSIONS

SESSION 1

Introduction of the Course

SESSION 2

Introduction to Unani Medicine and Basic principles

SESSION 3

Disease, Diagnosis and Principles of treatment in Unani Medicine

SESSION 4

Six Essential Factors (Asbabe Sitta Zarooriya اسباب ستہ ضروریہ )

SESSION 5

Hijamah (General Considerations)

SESSION 6

Hijamah (Pathophysiology and Mechanism)

SESSION 7

Christianity and the Latin Church Fathers

SESSION 8

Hijamah for the Prevention of the diseases

SESSION 9

Disease indications Part 1

SESSION 10

Disease indications Part 2

SESSION 11

Recent Research Studies on Hijamah

SESSION 12

Symposium on Relevance of Hijamah in the Present Health Care System and Job opportunities

Course Overview

The course content of this short course has the introductory information on fundamentals of Unani medicine in relation with the basic principles, the disease process, the diagnosis of the disease, principles of the treatment as background information.

The method of preparation for Hijamah, precautions to be taken and methods of applying the procedure in various diseases including the sites of the Hijamah have been included in the course. This will be followed by the specific indications and contraindication of hijamah in various diseases. One special lecture has also been added on relevance of this regimen on health care at present with comparative aspects with conventional/ modern medicine.

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Course Aims and Objectives

The course will seek to teach students:

  • The objective of this course is to provide introductory information on fundamentals of Unani system of medicine with special reference to Ilaj bil Hijamah (Cupping therapy)
  • To provide an introductory knowledge and better understanding of Hijamah (cupping therapy) for the medical graduates, science graduates and those educated people who are interested in this therapy, which has been recommended by Prophet SAW. 
  • The one of the important objective of this course is to incline the scientific community towards the tibb-e-nabawi (SAW), and ultimately to the seerat (life of Prophet Mohammad SAW).
  • This course will also create new avenues for the practice of Hijamah and promotion of Unani medicine in general.

Learning Outcomes

On completion of this course, the students will be :

  • Able to have a better understanding about the fundamentals of Unani medicine.
  • Acquainted with the knowledge of hijamah, and the therapeutic and preventive indications in various disease conditions.
  • Equipped with the application, methods and precautions of the Hijamah.
  • Able to have a bird-view not only of the therapeutics but also the research studies which have been conducted in various institutions.
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Are Al Balagh courses recognised or accredited?
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How is this online course structured?
Our online course comprises live interactive online sessions, pre-recorded videos, online course material that include, presentations, reading material & online learning activities. Students may ask questions and get their doubts cleared from their respective lecturers, if any. Our dedicated academic support team will assist you as required.
When will I have access to the online course material?
Upon successful enrollment, you will get access to myAlBalagh (our online learning portal) within 24 hours.
Will I get notification for live sessions?
All students will receive notification for their course live sessions via email and/or course WhatsApp group. You may also check the Course Schedule tab on your dashboard after logging in on our website or Mobile App.
Is it mandatory to attend live sessions?
We always encourage attending live sessions among students, but it is not compulsory for technical course progress of the students.
I missed a live session. Can I get the video recordings?
If you are unable to attend a live session or have missed it, you can view recorded sessions on your course dashboard. You can access all the completed Recordings, PPT and assessments anytime.
Can I download the recordings and watch it offline?
You can download recordings and PPT of the course sessions from the myAlBalagh mobile App for all the enrolled courses.The recordings will be available for students after 48 hours of the live session.
Do I get marks for watching course recordings and presentations?
There are no additional marks for watching the course recordings. Only the module Assessments and the final exam add up to the final score.You can check the individual scores of your Assessments under the Progress tab of myAlBalagh.
I have doubts but I cannot attend the live session. Any other way to ask my questions?
You can discuss your doubts via Course WhatsApp Group dedicated for student discussion or access the Discussion Board on myAlBalagh. It is a platform for you to ask questions, discuss and get your doubts cleared.
When will the final exam be held?
The Final Exam will be held at the end of the course and will be a Graded And Timed Exam.
How do I interact with my classmates?
You can interact with your classmates on our Whatsapp Group exclusive for the course students. Furthermore, you can use the Discussion Board to connect with other course students as well.
How long will I have access to the online course?
You will have access to the online course content for up to 2 years. If you want lifetime access, contact our admin team via Email at [email protected]
I am facing trouble signing into the “myAlBalagh” Online Student portal. What should I do?
In case you find any trouble accessing your account, then please contact us immediately. Our dedicated support team will ensure that your problem gets resolved at the earliest.
How can I apply for the Al Balagh Scholarship?
Al Balagh Academy values seekers of knowledge more than anything. Please visit  here to apply for a scholarship. Our team will assess your application and respond in 2-3 working days.
Are Al Balagh courses recognised or accredited?
Al Balagh courses do not provide an externally accredited or recognised qualification. Our own expert team works at the course content. With over 5000+ learners, we are continuously growing and our vision is to make Al Balagh qualifications renowned worldwide through our expert team, without seeking formal accreditation or recognition from external institutional bodies.
How is this online course structured?
Our online course comprises live interactive online sessions, pre-recorded videos, online course material that include, presentations, reading material & online learning activities. Students may ask questions and get their doubts cleared from their respective lecturers, if any. Our dedicated academic support team will assist you as required.
When will I have access to the online course material?
Upon successful enrollment, you will get access to myAlBalagh (our online learning portal) within 24 hours.
Will I get notification for live sessions?
All students will receive notification for their course live sessions via email and/or course WhatsApp group. You may also check the Course Schedule tab on your dashboard after logging in on our website or Mobile App.
Is it mandatory to attend live sessions?
We always encourage attending live sessions among students, but it is not compulsory for technical course progress of the students.
I missed a live session. Can I get the video recordings?
If you are unable to attend a live session or have missed it, you can view recorded sessions on your course dashboard. You can access all the completed Recordings, PPT and assessments anytime.
Can I download the recordings and watch it offline?
You can download recordings and PPT of the course sessions from the myAlBalagh mobile App for all the enrolled courses.The recordings will be available for students after 48 hours of the live session.
Do I get marks for watching course recordings and presentations?
There are no additional marks for watching the course recordings. Only the module Assessments and the final exam add up to the final score.You can check the individual scores of your Assessments under the Progress tab of myAlBalagh.
I have doubts but I cannot attend the live session. Any other way to ask my questions?
You can discuss your doubts via Course WhatsApp Group dedicated for student discussion or access the Discussion Board on myAlBalagh. It is a platform for you to ask questions, discuss and get your doubts cleared.
When will the final exam be held?
The Final Exam will be held at the end of the course and will be a Graded And Timed Exam.
How do I interact with my classmates?
You can interact with your classmates on our Whatsapp Group exclusive for the course students. Furthermore, you can use the Discussion Board to connect with other course students as well.
How long will I have access to the online course?
You will have access to the online course content for up to 2 years. If you want lifetime access, contact our admin team via Email at [email protected]
I am facing trouble signing into the “myAlBalagh” Online Student portal. What should I do?
In case you find any trouble accessing your account, then please contact us immediately. Our dedicated support team will ensure that your problem gets resolved at the earliest.
How can I apply for the Al Balagh Scholarship?
Al Balagh Academy values seekers of knowledge more than anything. Please visit  here to apply for a scholarship. Our team will assess your application and respond in 2-3 working days.

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