Woman Rendition To Azaan Is A New Thing You Will Hear Today - Viral Bake
Culture

Woman Rendition To Azaan Is A New Thing You Will Hear Today

With the commencement of Ramadan, Azaan has become more precious than ever for Muslims across the world. Azaan, for the unknown, is a Muslim prayer narrated at the mosques five times a day. However, there is belief associated with Azaan that only Muazzin, who is always a man, can narrate the same.

However, a Pakistani-born Canadain singer and rapper tried to give Azaan her own rendition. Dressed in jeans and top with skin-tattooed, she narrates the Azaan showing that each one of us has the right to pray like a normal person does.

https://www.instagram.com/p/B_XfdtUAN6h/

Khan uploaded the video on April 24 and said, “Ramadan Mubarak! As a Karachi born Canadian Pakistani, my memory of the Azaan is ingrained in early childhood experience. The crackling loud speakers, the daily rituals, all part of a youth gone, but not forgotten. It dawned on me this Ramadan that I had never heard the Azaan sung with a woman’s voice, and likely never would.”

Also Read: Ex BJP Minister Makes His Son Collect Garbage On Roads After He Misbehaves With Cops

But obviously, her attempt was both lauded and criticised on Instagram. Many wrote than a woman isn’t allowed to do Azaan, while others criticised the clothes she donned while doing so.
azan woman singing

“Azan is not a song aur larkiyan azan nae deti hai aur is huliye m toh bilkul bhi nae Astagfirullah. (Azan is not a song and women don’t give Azaan, not at all in this attire),” said one of the people in comments.

“Ur head is not covered.. and u r giving azan, as if it is no big deal.! Sorry but u don’t know Islam,” wrote another.

Also Read: Lockdown 3.0: Liquor Shops Open And Twitter Is Dizzy With Liquor Memes

In India, there have been cases when women have been cristiseced for narration the prayer. In November 2018, religious scholars in Kerala staged protests after a school had a play where a girl gave out the Muslim call for prayer.

ViralBake Telegram

Related Articles

Back to top button

AdBlocker Detected

Please Disable Adblock To Proceed & Used This Website!