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Why mouzzan put his finger in his ears while giving adan.

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Why muaddin put finger in ears adhaan

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Al-Tirmidhi Hadith 653 Narrated by Sa'd al-Qurdh

Allah's Messenger (saws) guided Bilal (r.a., the muaddhin of the Messenger of Allah (saws)) that he should place his fingers in his ears and said: It makes the voice louder.


The basic wisdom behind the adhaan or call to prayer is to announce aloud to all those in the vicinity that the time of prayer has approached. The modern microphone was obviously not yet invented at the times of the Messenger of Allah (saws), and the Messenger of Allah (saws) thus guided his Muaddhin Hadrat Bilal (r.a.) to place his fingers in his ears when he (r.a.) declared the adhaan aloud, so that the declaration of the adhaan was made as loud as possible to enable all those in the vicinity to hear the call to prayer. And Allah Alone Knows Best.


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