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Mike Tyson visits Makkah and Madinah

MADINAH: Former boxing champion Mike Tyson, who embraced Islam while serving a prison sentence in the 1990s, is on his first visit to the Kingdom to perform Umrah. He arrived in the holy city of Madinah on Friday to perform prayers at the Prophet’s Mosque. While in Madinah, Tyson met Dr. Muhammad Al-Oqala, president of […]

Posted by CDA On July - 4 - 2010

Hollywood to Hajj

One of the millions of people making the pilgrimmage to Mecca was Omar Regan, a Hollywood actor who appeared as a double for Chris Tucker in the film Rush Hour 2. Al Jazeera’s Sami Zeidan reports from Saudi Arabia where he tracks down the comedic actor and talks to Regan about his journey from Hollywood […]

Posted by CDADawah On April - 22 - 2009