Islam in Indonesia
Indonesia is constitutionally a secular state (but the government have 6 formal religions), with Islam being the dominant religion in the country. Indonesia also has a larger Muslim population than an...
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Spread of Islam in Indonesia
Islam was brought into Indonesia by traders from Gujarat, India during the thirteenth century. By the end of the 16th century, Islam had surpassed Hinduism and Buddhism as the dominant religion of th...
Spread of Islam in Indonesia - Wikipedia
Persecution of Ahmadis
Ahmadi Muslims been subject to various forms of religious persecution and discrimination since the movement's inception in 1889. The Ahmadiyya stream of Islam emerged from the Sunni tradition of Islam...
Ahmadiyya
Ahmadiyya (/ɑːməˈdiʲə/; officially the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community or the Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama'at (Arabic: الجماعة الإسلامية الأحمدية‎, transliterated: al-Jamā'ah al-Islāmīyyah al-Ahmadīyyah...
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List of mosques in Indonesia
These are lists of mosques in Indonesia, based onThese lists only include notable mosques.The Indonesian Mesjid Agung is translated as "Great Mosque", while Mesjid Raya is translated as "Grand Mosque"...
List of mosques in Indonesia - Wikipedia
Wali Sanga
The Wali Sanga (also transcribed as Wali Songo) are revered saints of Islam in Indonesia, especially on the island of Java, because of their historic role in the Spread of Islam in Indonesia. The word...
Soedjatmoko
Soedjatmoko (born Soedjatmoko Mangoendiningrat; 10 January 1922 – 21 December 1989), familiarly called Bung Koko, was an Indonesian intellectual and diplomat. Born to a noble father and mother in...
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Hassan Wirajuda
Nur Hassan Wirajuda (born July 9, 1948 in Tangerang, Banten) is an Indonesian politician who was the foreign minister of Indonesia from 2001 to 2009. He served during the presidencies of Megawati Suka...
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Lahore riots of 1953
The Lahore riots of 1953 were a series of violent riots against the Ahmadiyya Movement in Islam, a Islamic revitalist sect, mainly in the city of Lahore, Pakistan as well as the rest of Punjab, which ...
Lahore riots of 1953 - Wikipedia
Hazairin
Hazairin (born Gelar Pangeran Alamsyah Harahap on 28 November 1906 – died 11 December 1975) was the Minister of Internal Affairs of Indonesia from 30 July 1953 to 18 November 1954, serving in the Firs...
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Sjumandjaja
Sjumandjaja (Perfected Spelling: Syumanjaya; 5 August 1934 – 19 July 1985) was an Indonesian director, screenwriter, and actor. During his career he wrote numerous films, directed fourteen, acted...
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Hasri Ainun Habibie
Hasri Ainun Habibie (nee Besari) born in Semarang, August 11, 1937 and died on May 22, 2010 in Munich, was the wife of President B. J. Habibie who served as First Lady of Indonesia from 1998 until 199...
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Bachtiar Chamsyah
Bachtiar Chamsyah was born at Sigli, Aceh on December 31, 1945. He is a politician in United Development Party (PPP) and Indonesian government minister under Yudhoyono presidency. He gained bachelor d...
Imaduddin (ICMI)
Imaduddin is an Indonesian religious and political activist and the spiritual head of the Indonesian Association of Muslim Intellectuals (ICMI). An engineer by training, Imaduddin was imprisoned by th...
Djan Faridz
Djan Faridz (born in Jakarta on 5 August 1950) is the current Minister of Public Housing of Indonesia and owner of PT Dizamatra Powerindo.
Faridz was born in Jakarta on 5 August 1950 to Mohammad a...
Harmoko
Harmoko (born 7 February 1939 in Kertosono, Nganjuk, East Java, Dutch East Indies) is an Indonesian politician. He served as information minister in the New Order regime of President Suharto from 1983...
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Hatta Rajasa
Muhammad Hatta Rajasa (born 18 December 1953 in Palembang, South Sumatra) was the former Coordinating Minister for Economic Affairs in the Second United Indonesia Cabinet and the vice presidential can...
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Deliar Noer
Deliar Noer (9 February 1926  – 17 June 2008) was a Muslim scholar, politician, lecturer and former director of State University of Jakarta.
Noer was born in Medan, North Sumatra on...
Benyamin Sueb
Benyamin Sueb (often written Benyamin S. or called Bang Ben) (5 March 1939 – 5 September 1995) was an Indonesian comedian, actor, and singer. He released 46 studio albums and starred in...
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Ali Alatas
Ali Alatas (Arabic: علي العطاس‎ ʿAlī al-ʿAṭṭās; 4 November 1932 – 11 December 2008) was an Indonesian diplomat of Ba 'Alawi sada descent, who served as the country's foreign m...
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Rosihan Anwar
Rosihan Anwar (May 10, 1922 – April 14, 2011) was a renowned Indonesian journalist and author. Rosihan Anwar was born in Kubang Nan Dua, West Sumatra. Rosihan received early education at HIS and MULO ...
Tabuik
Tabuik is the local manifestation of the Remembrance of Muharram among the Minangkabau people in the coastal regions of West Sumatra, Indonesia, particularly in the city of Pariaman. The festival incl...
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