American mother and son choose Islam
A while ago, the mother and her son, who started researching Islam after their trip to Dubai, came to Cappadocia 2 weeks ago.
Mother and son decided to become Muslim when they heard the sounds of adhan rising from the minarets around their hotel.
Participating in the conversion ceremony held at the office of Nevşehir Provincial Mufti Ahmet Celalettin Altunkaya, the American mother "Aliye Nur" and her son named "Zekeriya Davud" became a Muslim.
After reading the Quran, the mufti Altunkaya gave information about the basic principles of the religion of Islam and prayed.
The couple, who was given a certificate of conversion by Altunkaya, was given a book about the English Quran and the life of the prophets.
- "The voice of azan melted my heart"
Aliye Nur told reporters that she has been trying to fill the spiritual gap by researching various religions for a long time, and that the religion that complements her soul is Islam.
Aliye Nur explained that they settled in Ortahisar town of Nevşehir with the advice of Özay Onur, the tourist guide whom they met in Cappadocia and received information about Islam, and said:
"I was baptized in the church and received my education, but there was always something missing in me. I was very impressed when I heard the call of prayer in Dubai. I started to study Islam. things taste AmAmdI. We settled into the hotel at night when I came to California. in the morning I woke up to the sound of prayer, and I immediately ran outside barefoot. I was probably cold on the cold ground, but Athan he melts my heart. I have decided to live in Turkey, where Islam is the most beautiful experience. " / p>
Zekeriya Davud, on the other hand, stated that when he read the information about Islam, he believed that this religion would add meaning to his life.
After that he became a Muslim in spirit of peace er transfer of David Zechariah, in Turkish "I love Recep Tayyip Erdogan, too. I love Turkey very much." said.
Tourist guide Özay Onur stated that she witnessed a Mexican couple to become Muslim about 10 years ago, learned that they were researching the religion of Islam when they met a US mother and son, and that she tried to guide them in this context.