Can a man receive a massage from a women?

Answer:

No, this is prohibited. Generally any contact between man and woman is prohibited. This is true even if the nature of the contact is casual, and is certainly so with something the nature of a massage which has more intimate connotations, such as a massage.

Sources:

See SHulchan Aruch Y:D195:17 and the Shach there s”k 20.

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