From MTV to Mecca: How Islam Inspired My Life [Kristiane Backer] on Amazon. com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Kristiane Backer was one of the very. JEDDAH: Kristiane Backer, a former MTV presenter during her Hajj pilgrimage was impressed by the ability of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia that. ‘From MTV to Mecca’ is the truly inspiring story of Kristiane Backer, who at the height of her career as one of Europe’s leading pop culture icons, converted to.

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Congratulations and God Bless! You kristixne pushed to your limits- sleep very little and are constantly surrounded by millions of people. No trivia or quizzes yet. Very ordinary book of a very impressionable Western women experimenting with Islam. It also shows what is needed for Islam at the moment, good PR.

I am immensely pleased to read about this great woman. I like when she quotes from books, poems or holy scriptures.

Kristiane Backer

It also shows that having a small piece of open-mindedness in experiencing and getting to know other peoples cultures can also have benefits. For me the author’s career in the Backerr industry was no different from her ultimate adventure with Islam, both selling and broadcasting their unique agenda on the hapless and the gullible.

Backer, a qualified homeopath, was inspired by it all and by the grace of Almighty, converted to Islam in God bless you, God has proved that your life only transitory pleasures of the world. Here is a lady who got anything and everything possible under the sun and yet she realised she lacked something so precious and important; spirituality! Dec 07, Abdullah rated it it was amazing.


I want to make it clear, though, that any negative judgement is NOT!!

There is alot to entertain you but let me tell you one thing, a thing that many of us get many times wrong, and that is the fact when any documentary is aired on a TV channel or a book is written by a non or New Muslim, it is not to bzcker us our religion bafker we are not supposed to be taking it in as a lesson in faith, as it were.

Faith doesn’t divide peopleit unites them. On the story Despite the unfavourable style of writing, the very essence of the story if quite enlightening. Published September 1st by Arcadia Books first published April 1st Kristiane Backer, hope Allah always protects and bless you all the way… You are the choosen one to spread the truth perception about Islam, and let Allah lets it the way….

How to find true guidance. You are brave lady and Allah chosen you.

From MTV to Mecca: How Islam Inspired My Life by Kristiane Backer

I found that by the end of the book, I wasn’t necessarily enjoying it, felt fascinated badker it and I had many questions that just short of pages, wasn’t actually covered. After embracing Islam, Kristiane did not leave the media industry at all, because that’s who she is, and that’s where her strength lies. But somehow more important stuff always got in between… Now I have finally managed to read it. I can now only say that it is a personal account of our sister Christane Backer and it is someting that is really inspiring at times.


Self improvement is a never ending struggle. Though faced by many challenges, her strong faith gave her the inner peace she had always sought. Bacer 11, Namal Siddiqui rated it it was amazing. I am quite at a loss how tl rate this book — but in the end, I will settle for 3 stars out of 5.

But all worldly matters are irrelevant. Awalnya, Kristiane Backer pikir, dia butuh pendamping hidup.

Nov 10, Marla Griffith rated it liked it Shelves: The only reason I didn’t give it nacker stars is because I don’t personally follow the Sufi way myself but each to their own. Second, I really could not understand her naivety concerning romantic relationships, her — to date fruitless — search for a Muslim husband.

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I hope lessons are going to be taken home and that is an important thing for me. Not in the long run.

We are Muslim by birth but she is more lucky to krsitiane a Muslim by choice. Please let me know where i can easily buy it.

You are still you. May Allah guide us all to the right path! The fast life filled with materialism, can never nourish a soul.