Masgid Mahmoudeya: Sheikh Hamed: Fajr Adhan
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Voices and Faces of the Adhan: Cairo Collection video file in Quicktime format (QuickTime video, 360Mb)
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On Look Films
World Oral Literature Project
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Kipervaser, A., On Look Films, & LLC. (2010). Masgid Mahmoudeya: Sheikh Hamed: Fajr Adhan [Video file]. http://www.dspace.cam.ac.uk/handle/1810/237237
Sheikh Hamed recites the Fajr adhan at 3:53am on August 19, 2010 at Mahmoudeya Mosque in Sayeda Aisha, calling the faithful to come and to pray. He has been a muezzin here for 20 years.
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
Mahmoudeya Mosque, Sayeda Aisha, Cairo, Egypt
August 19th 2010
Hartley Film Foundation, National Geographic All Roads Film Project, Lucius and Eva Eastman Fund
This record's URL: http://www.dspace.cam.ac.uk/handle/1810/237237
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