I strolled downtown old Jeddah. I will never forget the suk’s (traditional market). Frankincense, myrrh, cumin, clove, cinnamon and cardamom teased my nostrils. Then the “muezzin” called out its daily prayer vibrating through the still air.image12

“Muezzin – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A muezzin (Turkish müezzin from Arabic: مؤذن mu’aḏḏin), or muzim, is the chosen person at a mosque who leads the call to prayer (ahan) at Friday services …”

Be Sociable, Share!