Hugging and kissing a non-mahram

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Q: What is the definition of Zina in the Qur’an and Hadith? Does kissing and hugging come under zina and is this the same as having sex with a na mahram (zina)?


A: The hadeeth explains that this is also one type of zina.

And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.


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Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)

This answer was collected from, where the questions have been answered by Mufti Zakaria Makada (Hafizahullah), who is currently a senior lecturer in the science of Hadith and Fiqh at Madrasah Ta’leemuddeen, Isipingo Beach, South Africa.

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