There is no fun in Islam….

Balloons Are UN-Islamic!

Saudi Arabia arrests Expat for celebrating New Year’s with balloons

DUBAI: A foreign resident in Saudi Arabia was arrested by the country’s religious police on New Year’s Eve for displaying balloons to celebrate the new year, the daily news website Sabq reported.

According to the report, the man – described as an Arab expatriate living in the country – was arrested as he was walking though the streets in violation of the ban of celebrating the New Year in the ultra-conservative Gulf kingdom. (source)

Egypt: Bikini’s un-Islamic!

Priority-impaired Islamic parties ready to do battle against bikinis

Tourism is already tanking. People will stay home and watch a DVD about Egypt if they fear harassment and abuse if they visit, even if they have no intention of hitting the beaches or bars. They’ll hit the beach somewhere that hasn’t been known inflictvirginity tests on female detainees.

Like Key West. Dar al-Margarita, if you will. “Battle over bikinis looms for Egyptian tourism,” from Agence France-Presse, January 5: via JW. Also: Can Egypt, tourism, alcohol and bikinis survive?

Firecrackers un-Islamic! 

Leading Islamic seminary says firecrackers against Sharia

“Allah did not create man so that he could have fun. The aim of creation was for mankind to be put to the test through hardship and prayer. An Islamic regime must be serious in every field. There are no jokes in Islam. There is no humor in Islam. There is no fun in Islam. There can be no fun and joy in whatever is serious.” — Ayatollah Khomeini

“Deoband fatwa against selling of firecrackers,” from PTI, January 5 (thanks to JW):

Muzaffarnagar: Leading Islamic seminary Darul Uloom Deoband has issued a fatwa against manufacturing and selling of firecrackers, saying it was against Sharia law.Manufacturing and selling of firecrackers is against Sharia law, and bursting of crackers is misuse of money, the fatwa said, adding that men who misuse money are the “brothers of devil.

The fatwa was issued on a query from a man involved in the business of manufacturing firecrackers….

4 thoughts on “There is no fun in Islam….”

  1. ‘men who misuse money are the “brothers of devil.”’ Maybe they got a point here…look at how immigration Chris Bowen likes to misuse money by giving to these wannabe asylum seekers…

  2. So, so true and a very important point about Islam that is often glibly overlooked. Islam, without doubt, is the most grim and bitterly miserable ‘religion’ on the face of the planet…

  3. Sheik please refrain from posting pictures of bikini girls like that I find it hard to read past the ‘rack’ on offer..

    I started reading then went way WAY off track 😛

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