The General Presidency for the Affairs of the Grand Mosque and the Prophet’s Mosque urged worshipers and pilgrims not to get carried away with taking photos or selfies inside Makkah’s Grand Mosque.
There is a [widespread] craze among the youth with mobile phones; they fill them with objectionable content – such as songs and music, as well as prohibited pictures. So what is your advice to the likes of these [youth], and may Allaah bless you?
What do you say regarding acquiring/owning magazines within which are pictures; Are these pictures from those which are forbidden?
He is in dire need of applying for citizenship and [therefore] asks if it is permissible for him to have his picture taken so as to apply for citizenship as he is in dire need of it?