adhan

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a·dhan

 (ä-thän′)
n.
Variant of azan.

adhan

(ˌaˈðaːn)
n
(Islam) Islam a call to prayer
[changed from Arabic adhān, literally: announcement]
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Bilaal, may Allah be pleased with him, then came to perform the Athaan (call to prayer) and found the Prophet, sallallaahu 'alaihi wa sallam, weeping, so he asked, 'O Messenger of Allah, why are you in tears when Allah has forgiven what has preceded of your sins and what will follow?
Synopsis: "The Athaan in the Bull City: Building Durham's Islamic Community" tells the little-known story of the growth of the Islamic community in Durham, North Carolina.
Simply stated, "The Athaan in the Bull City" is highly informative and specifically recommended for non-specialist general readers wanting a better understanding of Muslim communities and their contributions to American civic life.