Abdullah Yaqub’s Conversion Story

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بِسْمِ اللَّـهِ الرَّحْمَـٰنِ الرَّحِيم

The story of how I came to Islam is actually a short and long one at the same time. What do I mean by this? Well if I include the actions leading up to it, it becomes longer.

I have been on the Internet, in chat rooms and on forums since I was about 11 years old. I developed an interest in web design around this age too and eventually it lead me to joining a forum dedicated to graphic design. After being active on the forum for a while I eventually was promoted to the rank of moderator. Continue reading


Abu Bakr al-Farraj (Hugo Barbosa) Conversion Story

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Assalamu Alaikum,

Catholicism in Brazil is a deeply studied academic field. Its roots can be traced back to Portugal in the Iberian Peninsula. The legacy of Catholicism in the Iberian Peninsula is tainted by a rampage thought by its proponents to bring about a single culture by doing away with 800 years of Arabic domination, while at the same time warding off demons and pestilences in a practice reminiscent of past Greek paganism where man would praise all the saints he could. Continue reading