“I was very interested and wanted to know more about this religion as the sajda (prostration) was a strange position which I found funny. I watched this many times until I joined a congregation. My heart wanted to test the sajda and I wanted to see how I would feel. So, when I prayed and first bowed down to Allah, I felt peace, calm, clean, and out of this world. This was the moment of change. My heart became attached to the masjid as I felt an unexplainable peace and it even helped me to focus on my English work. I became addicted to the salah and I always wanted to go to the masjid not only for work, but just so I could experience the peace again.”
Yahya (John), a China-born UK resident revert.
“I learnt about the 5 pillars and started to believe that it was something I could put into practise.:
Ronnie, an English revert.
“So my decision to go backpacking turned out to be a spiritual journey.”
Let’s listen to the sharing from a Muslim revert celebrity, Mat Dan (Mohammad Kareef Daniel Abdullah Tyler).