Islam

You are currently browsing articles tagged Islam.

Introduction

On the occasion of the Muslim month of fasting I would like to present manzuma, a special kind of musical creative art, which is very popular among Muslims in Ethiopia. Although Ethiopian Muslims would reject to call manzuma chanting as ‘music’ it has without doubt a musical character. Manzuma songs belong to the spiritual and religious sphere of life they which is clearly distinguished from the profane world of music.

Mohammed Awwel Vol 1

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , ,