10 Bollywood Celebrities Who Converted to Islam

Here is a list of 10 Bollywood celebrities who converted to Islam. Check out!!


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Everybody knows that the Charismatic Jatt of B-Town married the Dream Girl. But this was his second marriage. To marry Hema Malini without divorcing his first wife Prakash Kaur, he adopted Islam.

A.R. Rahman

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The world knows him as Allah-Rakha Rahman but he was born a Hindu. After his introduction to Qadiri Islam posts, he changed his faith to Islam. He was deeply touched by the Islamic ideals and that’s what pushed him to convert.

Hema Malini

Bollywood Celebrities Who Converted to Islam

Hema Malini and Dharmendra’s love story is no less than a Bollywood movie. Not only Dharmendra changed his religion but also, Hema. It is said that both haven’t turned away from Hinduism in any manner though.

Mahesh Bhatt

Mahesh Bhatt too converted to Islam to marry the second time. He did not divorce his first wife Kiran Bhatt and married Soni Razdan. It is believed that he still practises the religion.

Sharmila Tagore

Bollywood Celebrities Who Converted to Islam

Sharmila Tagore is a famous yesteryear Bollywood Actress. She fell in love with cricketer Mansoor Pataudi Ali Khan. To marry him, she adopted Islam and changed her name to Ayesha Begum Sultana.

Amrita Singh

Amrita Singh initially followed Sikhism. But to marry Saif Ali Khan, she embraced Islam. Their marriage lasted for 13 years.

Divya Bharti

Divya Bharti started her career when she was only 14. She fell in love with Bollywood Producer, Sajid Nadiadwala. And to marry him, adopted Islam as a religion.

Dipika Kakar

Bollywood Celebrities Who Converted to Islam

Sasural Simar Ka actress Dipika Kakkar changed her religion. Before her wedding with Shaoib Ibrahim, Dipika changed her name to Faiza. She starred opposite Gurmeet Chaudhary in J.P. Dutta’s Paltan.

Ayesha Takia

Ayesha Takia was born to a Hindu father and an Anglo-Indian mother. She got married to her boyfriend Farhan Azmi in 2009. Reports say that she converted to Islam before their Nikaah.

Mamta Kulkarni

Mamta Kulkarni is a former Bollywood actress. She featured in Karan Arjun with Salman and Shah Rukh Khan. Reportedly, Mamta converted to Islam to marry her boyfriend.

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Ketki Varshney

Sr. Copyeditor at QuirkyByte
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