"Animal Sacrifice and Morocco" Top 5 Page for this destination Morocco Local Custom Tip by JamalMorelli

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  Sacrifice at Moulay Idriss - photo Aicha Hatim
by JamalMorelli

One story I love is that of a suitor who had failed at impressing the parents of his beloved. So he brought a fat goat to the doorstep, sacrificed it and that sealed it - he was marriage material now. They married soon after...

In the Abrahamic traditions, animal sacrifice is a mark of divine discrimination - as with Issac, the animal as the double for a human sacrifice...

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  • Written Nov 4, 2006
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