They are summoned to prayer by the call of a muezzin issuing from the minarets of the many mosques that dot the Palestinian skyline.
As we stood overlooking the east end of town, tourists milling around us, the muezzin of a mosque down in the valley began his call to prayer.
Back in France, he achieved great success with his ‘ode-symphonie’ Le Désert, which includes a prayer to Allah and a muezzin 's call.
The call to prayer from a nearby muezzin drifts over the croplands.
The great white marble dome of the mausoleum is flanked by free-standing minarets from which the muezzin calls the faithful to prayer.
He is a Muslim, and not just a Muslim but the son of a muezzin , one whose waking hours are spent calling the Islamic faithful to prayer.
We are in the Fathwat al Arab (The Arab Quarters) neighborhood in central Baghdad, within the hearing distance of a muezzin calling from the minaret of the elegant al Gailani Mosque.
The call of the muezzin from the mosques - at first a strange, haunting cry - has now blended into the music of my day.
A muezzin stands at the top of the tower and calls Muslims to prayer at the five ritual times of the day.
On July 10, the muezzin called for the Muslim prayers from the minarets of Grenada's grand mosque once again after nearly 500 years of Muslim rule on the Iberian Peninsula.