Muslims from all around the world are welcoming a new sister to their religion, none other than American actress, Lindsay Lohan, whom they believe has converted to Islam with her latest addition on Instagram bio.
Lindsay Lohan who remained inactive on the Instagram, social media platform, took to write "Alaikum salam" in her bio, Muslims started tweeting messages of congratulations to the actress. Alaikum Salaam is an Islamic greeting that translates to "and unto you peace" in Arabic.
Muslims started posting welcoming messages to ‘The Parent Trap’ actress.
For most part of 2016, Lindsay Lohan spend her time in Dubai. After from holidaying she travelled to Turkey to do some social work for the refugees. She was also seen on the Turkish TV show Habertürk speaking about the immense criticisms she faced in the US for embracing Islam.
They crucified me for it in America. They made me seem like Satan. I was a bad person for holding that QuranLindsay Lohan during the TV show
Lindsay confirmed that when she relocated to to London, she befriended many people from the Islamic country, Saudi who handed her the Quran which is seen in the picture.
"I was so happy to leave [America] and go back to London after that, because I felt so unsafe in my own country," Lohan added. "If this [Islam] is something that I want to learn, this is my own will."
Tweeps active on Twitter are enjoying their proud moment with Lindsay Lohan joining their clan. Many have publicly welcomed the actress with Islamic expressions of Alhamdulillah ("Praise be to God"), Subhanallah ("Glory be to God") and Mashallah ("God has willed it"). One Twitter user predicted Lohan would convert to Islam before President-elect Donald Trump is inaugurated.
If the reports of the actress converting to Islam is true, then she would not be the first celebrity to be converting to Islam. Cat Stevens, Mike Tyson, Ice Cube and Muhammad Ali all converted to Islam during the prime of their careers.