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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Kristiane Backer – Wikipedia

I found at some points ntv book was a little unfocused and wittered on and on about literally everything that had ever happened in the last ten or so years of her life, and perhaps could be condensed a little. Although I believe she is a genuine person and I warmed to her book.

She has been a TV journalist all her life, and this is more than clear. However I find a problem with her way of thinking and I don’t agree with her ways of looking at things.

Your life changes profoundly, and this she has managed to convey plausibly enough. Though faced by many challenges, her strong faith gave her the inner peace she had always sought. May Allah bless you further and give you strength to carry on this work forever. Interesting, but I feel she isn’t correct. Saluran lain pasti menyempatkan diri menyampaikan isu-isu politik atau peperangan dari berbagai belahan dunia.


From MTV to Mecca: How Islam Inspired My Life

How to encounter misunderstandings, or outright hostility. It is an interesting biography read! I also feel that her search for a religion that feels right – seems contrived. Congratulations and God Bless! I am very comfortable in my identity as a European Muslim. A journey of the soul.

There are no discussion topics on this book yet. This book will inspire Muslims and non- Muslims alike. Manmohan Singh was not accidental but excellent PM: Another feature common among the two is that they are extremely satisfying pastimes, a great form of escape from the reality of life. Khan by this time had supposedly abandoned his previous playboy lifestyle and re-embraced his religion with missionary-like fervour.

‘From MTV to Makkah’: Kristiane Backer performs Hajj – The Siasat Daily

So, to get the sight back, faith is required. I did not read this for any religious reasons, however I enjoyed gacker some of the underlying principles of Islam, which are grossly misunderstood b I read this book not knowing what to expect and ended up being pleasantly surprised.

No doubt this is highly appreciable. The baker is a waste of time for anyone looking for inspiration or conversion. Its colours can blind us all.

Mrcca there upon she embarks on prolonged journeys in quest of Islam. I read this book not knowing what to expect and ended up being pleasantly surprised. Peace be on you. May Allah help us stick to this faith till end. May Allah Tallah grant you the love of Prophet sallal lahu alaihi wasalam and his sunnah.


Very ordinary book of a very impressionable Western women experimenting with Islam. The structuring of the book keeps you reading as she discusses her many trips abroad Bosnia, Turkey and Morocco and the different experiences and moments that it brought. It was peace that helped bring about the environment to discover and kridtiane Islam itself. She was stranded in the U.

I would concede that after lots of war having an ultimate victor then brought peace, and from that peace came the ability for intelligent people to spend more time pondering their curiosities; but this peace could have come in many forms such as overall Jewish control, Christian control, Roman control, or just peace for the sake of peace. What surprised me about her story was the setback of her two marriages failing. Criticism of the title over, I did thoroughly enjoy this programme.

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