Rakhi Sawant recently went to Mecca to seek blessings from Allah, all while dealing with a complicated legal battle against her estranged husband, Adil Khan Durrani. Rakhi and Adil have exchanged serious allegations against each other, which they aired in public during press conferences, making their personal issues very public. Sherlyn Chopra and Rajshree More also criticized Rakhi for this. Rakhi's visit to Mecca seems to be a part of her renewed connection with Islam. However, Gauahar Khan does not appear to approve of Rakhi's recent actions.
Gauahar Khan calls out Rakhi Sawant for mocking Islam
Gauahar Khan, through her Instagram stories, discussed Qatar sending Somali Orphans to Umrah. She indirectly criticized Rakhi Sawant, not mentioning her by name. Gauahar referred to her as a person who disrespects Islam, labeling her a drama enthusiast who mocks sacred pilgrimage sites. She expressed astonishment at how Rakhi gained access to such a place and used it for her dramatic actions.
Gauahar Khan criticized Rakhi for her inconsistent stance on Islam, going from embracing it to claiming force. Gauahar strongly disapproved, calling Rakhi shameless, and urged Islamic authorities in India and Saudi Arabia to take action. She also commented on Rakhi's styling, particularly her extravagant and heavily adorned abayas, describing them as "horrendous."
Rakhi Sawant's discussions about Islam in interviews and media prompted Gauahar Khan to express her view on what truly defines a genuine Muslim. In Gauahar's perspective, being a true Muslim involves understanding the five pillars of Islam, embodying goodness and truthfulness as a human being, and having a deep love for Allah. She stressed that faith is a matter of the heart and does not require a grand display. Gauahar concluded her message with the statement, "Any faith resides in the heart; you don't need 59 cameras to showcase it." This story gained significant attention in the entertainment news, and you can find Gauahar Khan's full statement on her Instagram story for more details.