aspacpalestine.com - Jepara. In the historical expedition in Kudus City conducted by ASPAC (23-25 ​​September 2017), Aspac team also visited a resident of Jepara named Abdul Mutholib, who was known as an engraver who participated in making replicas of Salahuddin pulpit in the al-Aqsa Mosque. In the interview, Tholib said he was not expecting that he could be part of making a replica of Salahuddin pulpit after the arson attack of historical pulpit by radical Jews in 1969. "For five years I await the certainty of participation in making the replica," said Tholib. After there is confirmation, he went to Amman Jordan as the host of the event organizer. He went with his four other friends from Jepara to join other Muslim carvers from different countries such as Turkey and Egypt. More or less, to make the pulpit took four years, and was successfully put in the al-Aqsa mosque in 2007. Tholib and his Indonesian counterpart joined the pulpit-set team inside masjid Al-Aqsa. "I am thrilled to see the extraordinary enthusiasm of the Palestinians in welcoming the replicas we have…
aspacpalestine.com - Kudus. Saturday, (9/23) Aspac for Palestine made a historical expedition to the city of Kudus, Central Java. The agenda is to re-establish the historical knot between the city of Al-Quds in Palestine and the city of Kudus in Central Java. The journey begins at night and arrives in Jepara on Sunday daybreak. The event started with a Palestinian seminar with Dr. Amal, he is a Palestinian historical expert at the Syailendra hotel. In the afternoon the ASPAC team met with Mr. Tholib, one of Jepara residents who took part to make the replica of the pulpit in Masjid al-Aqsa. The next day, followed by a trip to the city of Kudus towards Masjid Al-Quds which is known as Menara Kudus. Some of the information gained in this journey strengthens, that there is very close relationship between Palestine and the archipelago long before Indonesia get the independent. (mys / aspacpalestine.com)
aspacpalestine.com - Jakarta. Chairman of Asia Pacific community for Palestine, ustadz Saiful Bahri, M.A. became the speaker of Palestinian study related to Masjid Al-Aqsa in al-Latief mosque, Pasaraya Blok M, South Jakarta. The study aims to "knowing Masjid Al-Aqsa". The presentation presented aims to be more familiar and knowing about the information of the holy mosque. The study that took place in Blok M area was held on Tuesday (8/29/2017), at 10:30 am until dzuhr. The one-hour study was attended by worshippers from various places and communities, both men and women. In the study, Ustadz Saiful reviewed some things related to the basic information of Masjid Al-Aqsa. Ustadz Saiful explained that Masjid Al-Aqsa included in 3 places recommended in the hadith of Prophet Muhammad PBUH. In addition, Ustadz Saiful said that the Grand Mosque (Masjid al-Haram) and Masjid Al-Aqsa has a close relationship. The relationship is in 3 points. First, Cue an event at Masjid Al-Aqsa. Second, both mosque have same symmetrical forms. Third, the pilgrimage to be practice raised in Masjid Al-Aqsa, on the Day of Resurrection. "The practice…