The variety of transformed Muslims in Norway elevated to no less than 3,000 within the current years, a researcher at Oslo College’s Division of Tradition Research and Oriental Languages mentioned.
Norway’s main Verdens Gang newspaper reported on Sunday that the variety of Norwegians selecting to develop into Muslim since 1990s have elevated.
The report mentioned the variety of transformed Muslims within the nation throughout 1990s had been round 500 whereas this quantity has reached round 3,000 within the current years.
Noting that beforehand Norwegian girls used to transform to Islam because of marrying Muslim males, Vogt mentioned: “This pattern has now modified drastically. Now, girls are selecting Islam after studying and researching about Islam.”
Monica Salmouk, a transformed Muslim, advised the newspaper that she selected Islam four years in the past after researching and studying variety of books in regards to the faith.
Salmouk mentioned she visited the Islamic Cultural Middle (ICC) mosque in Greenland, Oslo and selected to undertake Islam as her faith.
Solva Nabila Sexelin, a 42-year outdated Norwegian, additionally mentioned she determined to transform to Islam after being impressed by the Muslim asylum seekers which she has been serving to out.