In Malaysia, I saw Islam being practiced for the right reasons. No matter how religious or non-religious you were, it didn’t transform your entire personality.
One day, I sat down to read the Quran. And it cleared some of the negative perspectives I once had about Islam.
This is the story of Aisha, a Malaysian Muslim woman, and Vinesh, an Indian Sikh man, navigating the obstacles of strict religions, visa complications and a global pandemic.
Exposed to many religions growing up, I went on a journey of self-discovery that eventually led to me choosing Islam as my faith.
I fell in love with a Hindu boy that was a close friend of mine, unexpectedly. I knew it was going to be tough, but I didn’t know how tough it would be.