Definition of "qawwalis" [qawwalis]

  • (noun) Plural form of qawwali.
  • (noun) an Islamic religious song, esp in Asia

Use "qawwalis" in a sentence

  • "Before the fairly recent introduction of the harmonium, qawwalis were usually accompanied by the sarangi."
  • "I will miss cousin Glenn Losack this time as he wont be there the chatti of the Holy Saint qawwalis all night long kaif trance dancing in the air"
  • "The qawwalis got the last vocal flourishes; by the end the Gnawa musicians were on their feet dancing."

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