Kandil, Youssra

Sister Youssra Kamel Kandil is a motivational speaker whose goal has been to bring focus back to the beautiful pearls and wisdoms of the Qur’an and Sunnah. With her tender approach and the use of her real life examples, she strives to have those pearls enlighten and reconnect hearts back to the spirit and light of Islam. Her videos have gone viral and have captured the hearts and minds of thousands of Muslims and non-Muslims, young and old, around the world.

Originally from Egypt, Sr. Youssra worked in Islamic media with the world renowned preacher, Amr Khaled. Under his tutelage she took part in the weekly Islamic show, “Parables of the Qur’an,” broadcast worldwide, geared toward supporting the young generation of Muslims around the world. After moving to the United States, she continued her studies while teaching Qur’anic studies and Islamic history to children at a prominent Islamic school.