I do know that this type of punishment does not happen often.Another instance is one time my husband and I met a real estate agent to show us a house we were interested in.audi Arabia is a country whose sole constitution is based on the Quran - the religious text of Islam.If people in SA find themselves in a legal pickle, it's down to each individual judge to interpret the laws as there's no official written rules.Officially, men in Saudi Arabia aren’t allowed to wear their hair long or to display jewelry—such vanities are usually deemed to violate an Islamic instruction that the sexes must not be too similar in appearance.But Yasser wears a silver necklace, a silver bracelet, and a sparkly red stud in his left ear, and his hair is shaggy.His refusal to forgive him contributed to the judge’s decision to have the thief’s hand cut off.
But if I have a date upstairs and my family is downstairs, they won’t even come up.” Notorious for its adherence to Wahhabism, a puritanical strain of Islam, and as the birthplace of most of the 9/11 hijackers, Saudi Arabia is the only Arab country that claims sharia, or Islamic law, as its sole legal code.
But before the UK Government is tempted to launch an Inquiry into said problem, let's just enjoy this photo for what I believe it is: a good gag.
The Big Short, the film adaptation of Michael Lewis' book of the same name about the causes of the financial crisis, opens in UK cinemas this weekend.
In general, if the act committed is suspected to be 'haram' - something which might lead a person astray from Islamic faith - then suspicion alone is enough for a ruling.
Did you know it's not okay to take pictures of people on the street in Saudi Arabia?