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My Journey to Islam – With Sheikh Fahad Alkandari

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I am I bow Amina Bilal Bradley Phillips.

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I mean I because my firstborn of 20 children I was born in a Christian family. I was born in 1947. I accepted Islam in 1972 in Toronto, Canada

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along with Nala hell Patna

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December Buju lephalale mummies Ileana, Fedora chef Bilal Philips Allah have minesh Hara Dr. Kalam, Stella alum below.

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You can hear me coming out of a chef, Dr. Bill Phillips. Well, I can real income. Yeah, I have such a data illness. My parents moved to Canada for study.

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While I was quite young, then I was brought to Canada. I grew up in Toronto, the largest city in Canada. And

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I basically grew up like any, you know, young

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Christian, who is not really connected with his religion, and my parents at that point moved to Malaysia. So they had gone to East Malaysia, and they were teachers there in East Malaysia. So I went into that society, which was fundamentally a Muslim society. But in those days, you know, due to the colonial legacy.

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Islam wasn't really present in the society, so it was not really visible. shamaness Ronnie LSU or a woman is sure al Islam, the mother could have

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been a nasty Rania this year.

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to LA Vf in Jamia lahmacun Nando de Yanni ruleml module the fee katheer minable dan, all horrible.

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More Annie could not have done and Halle Baba.

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full of car with the car Gianni salahaddin fatra Yanni altercate

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What if in his or

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after Muslim? And he had the command Lafitte novelry forgave for hearing Allah and Islam? Forgot Dr. Thomas attainable clinical for Vera dapra when I was first

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presented the idea of of Islam

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in the communist party that I was engaged and I started to read the first books. Among the most important was Islam the misunderstood religion or Shabbat Khalid Islam.

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Actually, it didn't take me very long to become convinced that

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Islam was the answer it was the correct way in what was negative and what I came across before was not there. And the best of what was out there in all of the various systems could be found in Islam Ganon Islam Gemma for the oil cooler to look at in San any

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can find the higher labuda men and fulfill Islam I put all the other

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things that I used to enjoy Of course, I used to enjoy martial arts. So I still continued with martial arts because that's something which is just good for you health wise etc. So I kept on doing that but all of the other things as I said, like music and you know nightclubs and that lifestyle. I just put it all behind me.

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And I became

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a serious person. Still, a person who could smile could laugh.

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could enjoy life, but in a different way. She escaped, like Islamic cabello Yan Islami, and then the Islam Gianni Bakula hula Majid fee I

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Liana comme le Hassan Yan a fee, hayati llama SV Malaysia ohmmeter Burnett valid Indonesia he was Muslim Allah for hada Asha banana Danny Asha socket my kingdom Annalisa well I can you talk

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to me cannot Yani to hire Jani roofnew with acana

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to Adler who Samak, Hakka and Ileana can into Africa and Islam

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and Islam. Well I be Yanni hiranandani bajada kabbani under whorfin, Walker wahoo, Sham fee, Jamaica, Yanni llama Doris and mantic were fucker fee oh here it is a

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beloved see he wasn't Lila and Isa Lamia Khun Ella Han.

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from Manhattan worked well who are sharp Danny

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frog Tasha Santa Barbara Tasha Sarah

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tarak a bidet Isa Willem yeah boo Illa Allah.

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for a one Oh, wha ha to cola home Somu Elmo head as level one enamel, Aslam a listening Masha Well, I can buy the washing machine

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that

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now I need

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to look at my home and maybe it will download mubasher

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mubasher hamdulillah

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Fact of the matter that he decided to become Muslim, it was something external, whereas internally we have to say it was a more head. He was a Muslim. You know from that point when he decided Jesus wasn't God and he worship god alone. Salah Hello Gemini people so to share sobra data with Walter Walter Hector slim was received in Santa server Khattab a shout of Allah subhanho to Allah Islam Wild, Wild West las panatela through condominium Olivia la Salatu Salam busaba was Varela Maya Kowloon. Wahoo Hassan jameelah Lana San Jose headlock man, livin salata, well mobile moto if you want her any lamancha was better Allah Azza wa Jalla hematol Bella coola darat la combustable within

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a year after I accepted Islam, I tried to get as much knowledge as I could about Islam there in Toronto. And so I decided I wanted to go to Saudi Arabia where Islam began the final message. A lot of people tried to discourage me at that time, they said, you know, no, don't waste your time and go there you will be studying, you know, books with the yellow pages and a lot of dust on them, you know, the knowledge you will gain will not really be useful to your practical life. And if you graduate, what are you going to do with this degree? You know, from there, you know, so I this regardless, I felt I became a Muslim, I wanted to know Islam, you know, as best as I could. So it

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was clear for me, even if it was only just to be able to explain Islam to my parents, when I went to study of course, I did learn you know, basic Tajweed reciting Quran

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but real my real contact with the Quran came in Medina, you know, because now I have studied Arabic, and now the Quran is having meaning to it. And I can hear something different from the Quran that I heard when I was reading the English, you know, translation in Shakespearean English, right. So now as I'm going in, I'm studying tafsir You know, I'm studying also the tafsir in lumen Quran, you know, the various sciences that are all related to the crime. Now I'm starting to see the quiet and a whole different light altogether. And this is what I tried to share in my writings, the different books that I've written, etc, which are around the Quran and tafsir. I've tried to share that with

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the English reader who doesn't have access to the Arabic sources. Jeremiah noctel Farsi, like we had to get that we were level.

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seen Dalai Lama cool lift the dad for a

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leader What do you know that American this million god

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when I can for credit, I nobody's going to read Minal Jimin. Taku Jamia alania yeah t to love in an heilala mahmudul ricinoleic in any

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aged I today. They're

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here for good Rajaratnam copper, we're warming hoonah copper, and a Madonna al baccalaureate for Alhamdulillah added to love and Anwar sanella may attain hum seen Alf polyp muscle in a mere 10 samanya Sri Nola

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