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I heard that hugging(Mu'anakka) muslim brothers is by placing the head to the right shoulder of other guy. Is it correct?

How many times (Mu'anakka) is permissible in Islam(one or three)?

I heard a sentence in a bayan that Hugging(Mu'anakka) after Eid salat is a bidah. Then, When it is permissible to do?

And I also need to know :Is Mu'anakka allowed between ladies?

Please support your answer with authentic references from Hadiths.

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Are you male or female? – Andrew Grimm May 16 '15 at 11:59
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According to Shomail Kobrah page 408

After Eid (Mu'anakka) is Bidah narrates by Mulah Ali Qari , Written in sharrah mishkat

If you are from Journey , (Mu'anakka) is sonnat

but regular meeting Musafia ( Shaking Hands ) is sonnat

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I have answered with a right way , I posted the proof here too. What else do you need? – DjBmNukez Oct 15 '12 at 13:05
You should give some Ahadeeth, your answer is short. If you can give an actual link to the book, and Ahadeeth. and don't just give answers like yes it is Bid'ah, write why it is bidah. – مجاهد Oct 15 '12 at 13:21

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