Then Ziwwa began singing the 99 verses of the Quran that describe God’s divine attributes. It was powerful and sublime as his rich voice echoed through the decorated walls and domed ceiling of the Mosque. For a moment our respective religious beliefs fell away and we were not Muslims or Christians– but humans. Together. It was beautiful.
“his rich voice echoed through the decorated walls and domed ceiling of the Mosque”
Latin American Studies
Middle East Studies/Arabic