Hussein Ye

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Hussain Yee
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Occupation Dawah, Islamic Hadith scholar
Nationality  Malaysian

Hussain Yee (born 1950) is a Malaysian national of Chinese descent and a lecturer on Islam and former Buddhist who lectures regularly in the Asia-Pacific region.[citation needed] His lectures on Islam are frequently aired on Peace TV.[citation needed]

Personal life[edit]

Early years[edit]

Born into a Buddhist family, Hussain Yee embraced Islam at the age of 18. He pursued studies at the University of Madinah in Saudi Arabia majoring in Hadith[citation needed] After graduating in 1978, he joined the organization called Perkim in Malaysia, which focuses on the wellbeing of the new converts.[citation needed]

He also studied four years under Muhammad Nasiruddin al-Albani[citation needed], and has also had contact with the former Grand Mufti of Saudi-Arabia Ibn Baaz while studying at the University of Madinah.[1] After studying in Saudi Arabia, Hussain Yee became involved in various organizations and now gives talks in the United Kingdom and other parts of Europe, which includes conducting summer camps by the invitation of local and international organizations.[citation needed]

See also[edit]

List of Notable Converts to Islam