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Travelogue: Savouring faith in the land of Imam Al-Bukhari (II) - It was Friday morning, May 17. The jet lag was over. The sun was bright. People were elegantly dressed, the roads relatively busy, but nothing near the congested roads of bigger cities like London, New York, Jeddah or Lagos. Some people were walking by the side of the road, a common culture in this beautiful land. When is the Friday prayer? I asked a fellow. It normally starts around 1 p:m, he answered. How far is the mosque? “It is nearby,