German lady converts to Shia and chose ‘Zahra’ as her first name


Hannah Neleh Reza

A German lady, with presence in the Imam Redha Holy Shrine, has converted to Islam and adopted Shi’ism.

Hannah Neleh Reza, 25-year- old lady from Germany, in her first visit to the Holy Shrine, converted to holy religion of Islam, and selected Shi’ism, and then after declaring her faith, chose ‘Zahra’ as her first name.

At the beginning of the meeting, an official from the shrine offered an explanation to the German lady about Islam, religion’s principles, way of declaring the faith, and to initiation to Shi’ism, and said, “Conversion to Islam, is a divine accomplishment and an informed decision, which is bestowed upon you.”

Stating that the holy Quran is the word of God, and no human being is capable of writing such a book, she said, “Among religions, Islam possesses the richest resources such as Quran, and the traditions of the household of the Apostle of God.