Masgid Sultan Qansuh Al Ghury: Sheikh Antar: Asr Adhan
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Voices and Faces of the Adhan: Cairo Collection video file in Quicktime format (QuickTime video, 181Mb)
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On Look Films
World Oral Literature Project
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Kipervaser, A., LLC, & On Look Films. (2010). Masgid Sultan Qansuh Al Ghury: Sheikh Antar: Asr Adhan [Video file]. http://www.dspace.cam.ac.uk/handle/1810/237174
Sheikh Antar recites ‘Asr adhan at 4:38pm on August 10, 2010 at the Sultan Qansuh Al Ghury Mosque in El-Hussein (Islamic Cairo), calling the faithful to come and to pray. Sheikh Antar has recited the adhan here for 5 years, as a volunteer.
Video & audio recordings of 6 muezzins reciting the adhan (Muslim call to prayer), with supporting photographs of muezzins and their respective mosques.
Oral Literature, Oral Tradition, Linguistic Anthropology, Muezzin, Adhan, Cairo, Egypt, Ethnomusicology, Islam, Mosque, Sacred music, Call to prayer, Ancient tradition
Sultan Qansuh Al Ghury Mosque, El-Hussein (Islamic Cairo), Cairo, Egypt
August 10th 2010
Hartley Film Foundation, National Geographic All Roads Film Project, Lucius and Eva Eastman Fund
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