A senior Saudi cleric has banned taking photographs of cats in a bid to stop people trying ‘to be like Westerners’.
Sheikh Saleh Bin Fawzan Al-Fazwan issued the order after being told of a new trend of animal lovers posing for pictures with their pets.
After being informed of the craze, he said during a televised broadcast: ‘What?! What do you mean pictures with cats? Taking pictures is prohibited. The cats don’t matter here.’
May 26, 2016
He also has a problem with chess. You know us westerners, we love to love to play chess and strategize. As for the kitties? They are sheer love. Perhaps that smelly looking man should get a pet and learn about animal’s unconditional love.