Imam of Saudi Arabia Lead Tarawih in Banda Aceh
27 Juni 2016
Banda Aceh – Banda Aceh government invited three imams from Saudi Arabia, to lead the Isha, Tarawih and Subuh at three different mosques. They are Sheikh Anas Abdulrahman Bushahha, Sheikh Ali Mohammed Al-Syehri, and Sheikh Abdulaziz Muddhi Al-Harbi.
They arrived at Sultan Iskandar Muda Airport, Saturday, June 25, 2016, welcomed by Head of Department of Islamic Law (DSI) Mairul Hazami Banda Aceh and the Head of Public Relations Wirzaini Usman.
According to Mairul, activities inviting the priest had done the last three years by the Government of Banda Aceh. “In order to motivate people to turn on the last 10 nights of Ramadan. Mosque is not only crowded at the beginning of Ramadan but also at the last of Ramadan, “he said.
The priests were coming to each mosque, Sheikh Ali and Sheikh Anas would lead the prayers at the Agung Al-Makmur Mosque, Lampriet and Baitul Musyahadah Mosque, Seutui. Sheikh Abdulaziz will be touring several mosques followed the schedule of the Government of Aceh. [AW|AZ]