Tag archive for ‘Muslim’
By hamid On Sunday, April 15th, 2018
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Kata: I began to start thinking and feeling that I could, should and needed to believe

Balogh kata is talking …   In 2008, I befriended some Muslims, who asked if I practiced any religion, which I did not. I believe this question triggered my interest. I began to start thinking and feeling More...

By hamid On Monday, April 9th, 2018
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Changing the name after converting to Islam

Q: Was Zahra a name that you yourself chose? A: Actually we had some friends, Muslim friends from Saudi Arabia. They gave the suggestion to me and my sister and since my mother had chosen Fatemeh, they kept telling More...

By hamid On Friday, July 3rd, 2015
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“Over the Wall” by Michael Booth (Hamid Hussein Waqar)

In this amazing story contrasting two completely opposite lives, Shaykh Hamid Waqar discusses his upbringing, his involvement in the gang life of Los Angeles, his time him prison, his conversion to Islam, and his More...

By hamid On Friday, July 3rd, 2015
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I embraced Shia Islam

I have been a Shia Muslim for over 4 years now and have found true happiness in my life without a doubt. I chose to become a Shia Muslim and accept the religion of Islam from the age of 16 or 17, which is considered More...