Tag Archive for ‘Gansu’

Friday noon prayers at the Qadiriyya Great Shrine

Friday noon prayers at the Qadiriyya Great Shrine (大拱北) in Linxia Recorded by Ruard Absaroka, 2pm, 28 March 2014. The Qadiriyya were the first of the Sufi menhuan to be established on Chinese soil in the late 17th century. The… Read More ›

Evening call to prayer heard from the North Mountain

Evening call to prayer heard from the North Mountain ( 北山 ) above Linxia city Recorded by Ruard Absaroka, 7pm, 28 March 2014. Just to the north of the Muslim quarter of Linxia, with its densely packed mosques, lies a… Read More ›