PALEMBANG.In order to celebrate Eid al-Adha 1437H which falls on the 10th of Dhu al-Hijjah 1437 H or 12 September 2016, the mentor of Juara Children the beneficiaries of special scholarship from Majelis Taklim Telkomsel (MTT) and RZ initiatively held Manasik Hajj. The activity carried out on Sunday (09/04) in Islamic Schools Salsabilla Jl. Sentosa Lrg. Darurruhama, Plaju Ulu Palembang.
Approximately there are 200 participants joined Manasik Hajj consists of Juara Children and their parents / guardians. Participants came from 3 Special scholarships MTT Sumbagsel target area, namely Ponpes Tijaratul Lantabur, Seberang Ulu II and Bukit Kecil.
The event started at 08:30 to 11:00 a.m is preceded by opening and technical guidance of the activities. Then manasik Hajj starting with miqod that consist of taking intention of Hajj and use ihram, followed by wukuf at ‘Arafah which filler sermon on ‘Arofah is Ust. Salewangan. Lc, M.Ed.
The activity continued with mabit in Muzdalifah and Jumrah throwing in Mina, tawaf in Kaaba, drinking Zamzam water after tawaf, sa’I of Shofa to marwah and tahalul. Lastly, the event closed with the distribution of souvenirs of Manasik Hajj in the form of nuts, raisins and dates and an explanation of wisdom of Manasik Hajj.
According to Syawal, Manasik Hajj activities have deliberately made so children and parents assisted MTT Sumbagsel and RZ can find a picture of the pilgrimage and become motivation to perform the pilgrimage someday.
“Seeing the enthusiasm of the participants made us happy. Hopefully someday I, you, and we can all perform Hajj in the holy land. Aamiin yaa Robbal the worlds. “Said Syawal as Chief Executive of Manasik Hajj.