According to the Moroccan constitution, Islam is the religion of the state , and the state guarantees freedom of thought, expression, and assembly.
Article 3 of the Moroccan constitution “guarantees to all the free exercise of beliefs”. However, the Moroccan criminal code prohibits conversions to other religions than Islam.
The constitution of Morocco establishes that Islam is the state religion of Morocco , and also grants freedom of thought, expression, assembly, and the right for everyone to “conduct their religious affairs”.
Although alcohol is considered haram (prohibited or sinful) by the majority of Muslims , a significant minority drinks , and those who do often outdrink their Western counterparts. Among drinkers, Chad and a number of other Muslim -majority countries top the global ranking for alcohol consumption.
Morocco first experienced Christianity while under Roman rule, as the Empire converted to the faith in its later years. Many of the pre -Christian religions were then reduced in number as Christianity spread. However, after the arrival of Islam , Christianity ceased to have a significant population in the country.
Of the world’s major religions, Christianity is the largest, with more than two billion followers. Christianity is based on the life and teachings of Jesus Christ and is approximately 2,000 years old.
There are a number of languages of Morocco . The two official languages are Standard Arabic and Tamazight. According to a 2012 study by the Government of Spain, 98% of Moroccans spoke Moroccan Arabic, 63% spoke French, 43% Amazigh, 14% spoke English , and 10% spoke Spanish.
The English name Morocco is an anglicisation of the Spanish “Marruecos”, from which also derives the Tuscan “Morrocco”, the origin of the Italian “Marocco”.
The Spanish protectorate in Morocco was established on 27 November 1912 by a treaty between France and Spain that converted the Spanish sphere of influence in Morocco into a formal protectorate. Spanish protectorate in Morocco .
|Spanish Protectorate in Morocco Protectorado español en Marruecos الحماية الإسبانية على المغرب|
Young Muslims find a middle ground for fostering romantic relationships between what is permissible and what is forbidden. They have religious restrictions that limit physical contact in premarital relationships. They chose to focus more on developing their emotional intimacy, with the occasional hug or kiss .
It is considered haram for both men and women to wear clothing that fails to cover the body properly (which stated in clothing guidance, the term “aurat/awrah”) and clothes that are transparent. Additionally, Islam prohibits excess beautifying that involves the altering of one’s physical appearance.
Muslims will eat only permitted food (halal) and will not eat or drink anything that is considered forbidden (haram). Fish and eggs are also halal. All products from pork, carrion and blood are forbidden (haram), as are all types of alcohol.