Rihanna poses for photo shoot at a mosque, asked to leave

October 21, 2013

If Rihanna decides she wants to hold a provocative photo shoot in a mosque, that’s just what’s going to happen — until she gets kicked out. In Abu Dhabi over the weekend for a concert, the pop star got dolled up in a slinky black outfit, posed seductively along a no-visitors-allowed area of the Grand Mosque, and posted the pictures to Instagram… because she’s Rihanna, and she felt like it. (Her hair was covered though, because mosque rules are rules.) According to the AP, the singer was asked to leave, and in a statement given to local papers Monday, staff said Rihanna violated “status and sanctity of the mosque.”

A part of the photo shoot. (AP Photo/via Instagram)
A part of the photo shoot. (AP Photo/via Instagram)

 

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