Popular minarets
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Popular minarets

Driving through Salalah city, or through remote villages in the mountains and villages at the edge of the desert, the minarets of the mosques are immediately recognizable. The Sultanate of Oman has about 13000 mosques. Nowadays the call for the prayer via loudspeakers has become the norm. So when and why minarets became so popular? … Continue reading