Sweden Raises First Ever Adhan
The first-ever Muslim Call to prayer was heard for Friday prayer at the Grand Mosque in Sweden Fittja. Worshippers Gathered for the Muslim Friday prayer, or Jummah, which saw at a mosque in Stockholm the first-ever Call to prayer (adhan) to be Recited in Sweden. Sweden's state-run television broadcast live while Fittja Grand Mosque's imam Recited the prayer Call (adhan) via a Loudspeaker from the minaret.
"I have been living in Sweden for 25 years and this is the first time I have ever heard the adhan from the minaret. I am very happy, "she Guluz Kayhan Tried to hold her tears back as Told Turkish press.
"This is a historic day," said Iman Upmann, Converted to Islam 13 years ago a Swede. Earlier in April, local police to allow the prayer calls Ruled by local government following a September 2012 decision to remove a ban on Minarets from Reciting the adhan.