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Can I kiss the hand of Ameer Jamat or any other syed Maualana or any highly respected sufi only for respect.?

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My question is can I kiss the hand of Ameer Jamat or any other syed Maualana or any highly respected sufi only for respect.?

Answer

(Fatwa: 969/969=J)

 

One should not kiss the hand of any aalim, ameer jamat or buzurg out of respect. Yes, if anyone kisses it out of extreme love it may be allowable; this will not be termed as unlawful.

Allah (Subhana Wa Ta’ala) knows Best

Darul Ifta,
Darul Uloom Deoband

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