In Islamic culture there are five kinds of kisses:
(1) Kiss of Rahmat (Mercy): This is a kiss for one’s children.
(2) Kiss of Takrimah (Honour): This is to kiss one’s father on the forehead.
(3) Kiss of Ijlaal (Respect): This is to kiss the hand of the Sultan.
(4) Kiss of Ta’abbud (Worship): This is to kiss Hajr Aswad.
(5) Kiss of Shahwat (Desire): This is to kiss the wife