Philippines – President Joko Widodo honored late Muslim researcher Prof. Dr. H. Ahmad Syafii Maarif who was a simultaneously previous head of the Muhammadiyah Islamic association at Kauman Grand Mosque
In view of this, Not long after showing up at the mosque at around 3 p.m. nearby time, the president, who wore a white Muslim shirt with a dark cap, played out the Asar evening congregational petitions. From that point, he joined the janazah (memorial service) petitions to God drove by Muhammadiyah executive Haedar Nashir.
Sebelum jenazah Buya Ahmad Syafii Maarif diberangkatkan ke Pemakaman Husnul Khotimah, Kulon Progo, sore tadi, saya ikut melaksanakan salat jenazah di Masjid Gedhe Kauman.— Joko Widodo (@jokowi) May 27, 2022
Buya Syafii telah pergi, tetapi almarhum tetap hidup dalam ingatan kita sebagai guru bangsa yang sederhana. pic.twitter.com/19WxZh3qG0
The president noticed that Buya Syafii was Muhammadiyah’s best unit, who in every case vocally upheld variety and resilience among disciples of various beliefs. He additionally featured the meaning of the state philosophy of Pancasila as the country’s unifier.
Morever, Buya Syafii Maarif died at 10:15 a.m. nearby time on Friday at PKU Muhammadiyah Hospital in Sleman, Yogyakarta.