The Book of Allah: A Play on The Conflict between Light and Darkness

T h e B o o k o f A l l a h 18 And seeking the eternal wisdom Of the message from on High above. The chanting is accompanied by artistic formations using colourful fabrics. Afterwards, another group walks on to the stage from the left coming from the West and dressed in Western attires. The Commander of the Western Delegates greets the Commander of Light, saying: Peace be with you, Commander of Light. A voice answering the greeting is heard. The Eastern Delegates chant: In the West we lived in utter darkness, Ignorance and decadence reigned supreme; Today, we’ve come to learn and witness How to fulfill a long-lost dream. The chanting is accompanied by western dancing. Then, the two delegates join in dancing while they all sing together: