Controversial actor Lindsay Lohan recently scrubbed clean her Twitter and Instagram accounts and posted the message “Alaikum Salam” on Instagram, leading to speculation that the actor may have converted to Islam.
In 2015, Lindsay Lohan had faced backlash after being pictured with a Quran in her hands.“They crucified me for it in America,” Lohan said. “They made me seem like Satan. I was a bad person for holding that Quran.” When she moved to London, she said one of her Saudi friend gave her the Quran she was pictured holding. “My very close friends, who have been there for me a lot, in London are Saudi and they gave me the Quran and I brought it to New York because I was learning,” she revealed on Turkish TV show Haber Turk. “The Quran opened doors for me to experience spiritually, to find another true meaning. This is who I am.”
Over the last few days, Lohan deleted all her posts on Twitter and Instagram. The term Alaikum Salam is a traditional Arabic greeting of ‘As-salam alaikum’ (peace be onto you).
The post on Instagram led to a tweets from Muslims around the world, offering her congratulations.
Earlier, Lohan has dropped hints about converting to Islam.In the last few years, the actress has been vocal about her interest in Islam and she was also spotted carrying the Koran. In October 2016, she posted a picture of herself wearing a headscarf which was a gift from a Syrian refugee. The actress has also moved to Dubai.
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