10 Everyday Things That Are Illegal In Saudi Arabia
Everyday : You know plenty about the luxurious lifestyle of the people of Saudi Arabia. Their culture, tradition, places to visit at etc. But, Saudi Arabia is a deeply religious and conservative country. People here are supposed to function under some strict rules of Islam.
There are few rules of Islam which are not supported by the residents. They have started protesting against them.
These are the 10 everyday things banned in Saudi Arabia.
Saudi Arabia has a rich cultural heritage, but some of these bans are just not acceptable.
1. Anti-Valentine’s Day
2. Social Interaction Between Men And Women Is Not Accepted
3. Women aren’t allowed to drive and no access to driving licence.
4. Women At Work
Few years before women were not allowed to work. But these days, women can work at departmental stores. Also, education and medical fields are the paths where Muslim women can contribute to the country’s economy.
5. No Provision To Exercise
6. No Gym for Women
7. You Cannot Eat With Bacon And Pork
8. Music Schools
9. Independent Women
Women aren’t allowed to go out and see the world freely unless they are accompanied by their partner. Till the age of 45, they could go out only with male members of the family.