Saudi cleric is very clear that taking selfies with cats is banned
Stop it with the selfies.
That’s the message from a prominent Saudi cleric who was asked about the “new trend” of people taking photos with cats in order to “be like the Westerners.”
Saleh bin Fawzan al-Fawzan, a member of the Saudi Council of Senior Scholars, made the statments during a TV appearance posted in mid-April and translated by the Middle East Media Research Institute (MEMRI).
Asked several times about a “new trend of taking pictures with cats” that has been spreading among people, the cleric replies “What?!” before saying, “What do you mean pictures with cats? Taking pictures is prohibited.” Read more…