The Azan in Istanbul: love it or hate it

Text and audio y Christiaan Broersma – 

Istanbul is the city of a thousand noises, but despite that five times a day the inhabitants will hear a sound that outclasses all the others. The Azan is a call to prayer that can be heard from each mosque in Istanbul. Because of the diversity regarding religion, not everyone enjoys the sound. I dived into the world of Azan and spoke to several people about their opinion on it.