31 Mar '12, 4am

The Azan, Quran recital and lectures over loud speakers « rights2write (R2W) via @addthis

By now everyone knows where I lived. My corner unit house is merely 80m from the BA mosque and I lived in a terrace house of mixed neighborhood of Muslims and non-Muslims. This is a very quiet neighborhood with reasonably well community engagement. Our issue here is the loudness of the Azan and the recital of Quran over the loud speakers, which has become a bane to many of us. I would say I am the worse affected in view of the location of my house and it has wide sliding door the entire sidewall facing the mosque. I have been engaging the mosque committee privately in the last 1 year on the matter. Many of us felt that the volume is increasing becoming louder to a level that it is not longer comforting to the ear.

Full article: http://rights2write.wordpress.com/2012/03/31/the-azan-qur...

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