India's all great muiscians were Muslims .... Music and Muslim bothe starts with same prefix MUS ...
but still why Music is strictly prohibited in some muslimares and families ?
There was a time where there was a much encouragement from Persia and history says most of the musicians and instruments were from Persia only. Later Muslim countries much addicted to their religious belief and followers, has led to such ghostly hadith saying its against AL!@ and mentioned in Qur*n
Great musicians and musical instruments were believed to be from Persia, but later it rest with very few families and adoption and cultivation was retained with them only.
When it comes to WHY - those who adored music were believed to be non-muslim but are referred to Sufis (who were believed to be religious neutral but loved music) and later it has become a lineage, either particular type of music has to be learn with them only, and has become a family tradition (I could nt find specific term for this) or culture or adoption / gurukul.
When it comes to WHY only Mus1ims are pro ...more