1441 Review: 5 Inspiring Stories of People Who Embraced Islam

It’s always inspiring to hear stories of people who found the light of Islam after long search. And this is one of the happy moments of the year 1441 AH

Looking back, as we start a new Hijri year, here are some of these inspiring stories.

1441 Review: 5 Inspiring Stories of People Who Embraced Islam - About Islam

A white British man, Ben Bird, said he was inspired to convert to Islam in October 2019 due to Muhammad Salah, a Liverpool Muslim star, who’s an idol to many Liverpool fans. Read more…

1441 Review: 5 Inspiring Stories of People Who Embraced Islam - About Islam

Austrian wrestler, Wilhelm Ott, pronounced the shahada (Islamic declaration of faith) while observing social distancing at home due to the COVID-19 pandemic in April. Read more…

1441 Review: 5 Inspiring Stories of People Who Embraced Islam - About Islam

Amid COVID-19 lockdown, an American family converted to Islam in May 2020 one year after the mother took the shahada. Read more…

1441 Review: 5 Inspiring Stories of People Who Embraced Islam - About Islam

Latvian weightlifting world champion Rebecca Koha converted to Islam in July 2020 and donned hijab, saying she had started a new chapter in her life. Read more…

1441 Review: 5 Inspiring Stories of People Who Embraced Islam - About Islam

Jay Palfrey, a young British Youtuber, who used to describe himself as an atheist, converted to Islam in August 2020 after what he described as “a very deep path of spiritual discovery for many years”. Read more…