Wilhelm Ott is going viral as the wrestler converts to Islam.
A few days ago, Austrian wrestler Wilhelm Ott announced his conversion to Islam via a video he shared with his 47.3k followers on Instagram.
In the video which achieved quarter a million views, Wilhelm was seen pronouncing shahada, declaring his conversion.
In a lengthy caption with the video, the Austrian wrestler wrote:
"The Corona crisis gave me the necessary rest to find my faith again. Islam has occupied me for many years. But there were also times when I couldn't do anything with it and I let myself be influenced politically. But when I had hard times, the Islamic faith gave me the necessary strength. Life goes up and down."
He continued: "My faith is now strong enough that I can recognize the ONLY true God and pronounce Shahada and say it proudly, yes I am a Muslim."
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