|The burning music question in Islam|
|Can we get it straight: Music… is it or is it not allowed in Islam? Is playing music a violation of Islamic law Apparently, there is no simple answer. Because Muslims themselves don’t agree on the subject. While some Muslims see music as a natural part of life, other Muslims attempt to silence all music. Are there any grounds for this in the Qur’an? Who is saying what, based on what, and why?
A group of young, religious men in Sweden act as if they were an Islamic police force and try to prevent Swedish Muslims – basically of Somali origin – from listening to music. This was shown on SVT, the National Swedish TV, on 25 April 2006. Same thing happened in Denmark on October 9 in 2004 where religious fundamentalists obstructed a concert in N
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