UNAIR NEWS – 62nd Dies Natalis of Universitas Airlangga is celebrated with various activities. Beside academic and cultural activities, religious activities are also organized for the anniversary of university established on November 10, 1954.
After Khatam Al-Quran ceremony on November 3 and 4, The Great Tabligh is organized called “UNAIR Bersholawat” in the yard of Ulul Azmi Mosque, Campus C, on Saturday evening, October 5.
The event which invited Habib Syekh bin Abdul Qodir Assegaf and Ahbabul Mustafa team is predicted team is predicted to be attended by at least 15,000 people. Religious Arts UKM UNAIR Head Sandi Machmudin explained that the people enthusiasm in sholawat led by Habib Syekh bin Abdul Qodir Assegaf (Syekhermania, -red) is really high.
“For the participants, we cannot target, but usually the congregation reaches tens of thousand,” he said.
To anticipate overcrowded participants, Sandi said that his division is collaborating with other UKM such as martial arts, UKMKSR, Student Regiment UKM and UKM Wanala.
“We involve other UKM to held the organization during the event,” he added.
UNAIR Bersholawat is a collaborative event between Directorate of Student Affairs and UKMSR UNAIR. It will be started after Isya’ prayer until midnight.
UNAIR Student Affairs staff Afri Andiarto, S.M., added that there will be former Minister of Education and Culture, M. Nuh and Minister of Research and Higher Education, M. Nasir.
“Insya Allah it will be started after Isya’ until around eleven at night. Insya Allah there will be Pak Nuh and Menristek Dikti,” added Afri. (*)
Author: Nuri Hermawan
Editor: Dilan Salsabila