This Former MTV Icon Found Inner Peace Through Islam – Ambassador Akbar Ahmed, Huffington Post

BERLIN/LONDON ― In her early 20s, Kristiane Baker was having the time of her life. She was living her dream as a presenter for MTV Europe, brushing shoulders with celebrities like Mick Jagger and Bono on a regular basis ― and getting paid to do it. From the outside, it was everything she had ever hoped for. But on the inside, she sometimes felt a crushing sense of depression and anxiety that she couldn’t shake.

And then she met Imran Khan, the famous Pakistani cricketer who through music would lead her to Islam and a new sense of inner peace.

“He was my introduction to Islam,” she said of Khan. “I like to say I wasn’t looking, I was found.”

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