Bollywood celebs have been one of the most followed personalities in India. These celebs are icons and role models of millions of people and their fans love them a lot. There are many Bollywood celebs who got converted to another religion and the reason being very awkward. Most of the Bollywood celebs got converted to other religion for taking benefits that they didn’t get in their own religion. For example, many Bollywood celebs got converted to Islam so that they can marry another woman without divorcing their wife as Islam allows having up to 4 wives. Though the reasons for getting converted to Islam were different for different celebs, they were having some self-benefits for sure.
Today, we’re going to look at the celebs who got converted to Islam and we will also tell you the reason for their conversions. There are some big stars on this list and you will definitely be shocked after knowing the reasons for their conversion to Islam.
Let’s Take A Look At The List Of 5 Bollywood Celebs Who Converted To Islam
1. A.R Rehman
A.R Rehman is known to be one of the best music composers in India. He has done some amazing work in the music industry. A.R Rehman is the son of a Hindu father and Muslim mother and he was an atheist. His original name was Dilip Kumar and his interest in Sufi Music attracted him towards Sufi Islam.
Dharmendra got converted to Islam and got his new name, Dilawar Khan. He got converted to Islam because he was in love with Hema Malini and wanted to marry her. So he decided to marry her without divorcing his wife and got converted to Islam.
3. Mahesh Bhatt
Mahesh Bhatt converted to Islam to marry a woman named Soni Razdan without divorcing his wife. This is the same case like Dharmendra.
4. Amrita Singh
Amrita Singh got converted to Islam after marrying Saif Ali Khan. This relationship didn’t last long and they got separated after only a few years. Saif Ali Khan recently married Kareena Kapoor but Kareena didn’t convert to Islam.
5. Divya Bharti
Divya Bharti was one the most beautiful actresses of all time. She got converted to Islam and got the name Sana after marrying famous director Sajid Nadiadwala. She died after 2 years of marriage and her death is still a mystery.
6. Ayesha Takia
Ayesha Takia is said to be converted to Islam after marrying Farhan Azmi. Though she didn’t accept this publicly, according to various news sources she got converted to Islam.