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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

Tony Blair’s sister in law reverts to Islam

‘It was a Tuesday evening and I sat down and felt this shot of spiritual morphine, just absolute bliss and joy,’ she told The Mail on Sunday.”

Posted by CDA On October - 26 - 2010

American imam ‘disarming’ many in Jacksonville

Joe Bradford thought he had his hands full as the new imam at the Islamic Center of Northeast Florida, Jacksonville’s oldest and largest mosque and one that had been without a spiritual leader since 2005. Six years with an empty pulpit meant there was a lot for the 34-year-old, first-time imam to do, including providing […]

Posted by CDA On September - 30 - 2011

Mike Tyson’s Pilgrimage

Highlights from Mike Tyson’s pilgrimage to Makkah and visit to Holy Sites.

Posted by CDA On December - 31 - 2011