I was born here but I'm from a Caribbean African background in terms of culture and upbringing. My conversion to Islam was far from cultural since the community didn't really have that appeal.
Kullu shay haram! What would a convert’s experience be without having encountered the ‘haram police’? Let me set the scene: You are not even a year past your shahadah. You walk into a masjid wearing the latest jeans, a hooded top and sporting a flat top hair cut with a fade. So far so good.… Continue reading “Every Thing Is Haram!” (Kullu Shay Haram) – by Andrew Ramsey