Bandung, NU Online
Katib Syuriah PWNU West Java Prof. KH Syafe’i Rachmat said difference determining the Eid al-Adha is actually not only occur between NU and Muhammadiyah, even among NU could also be different due to different methods of determination of the initial month.
According to Rachmat Kiai disagreements were common among the Salaf and Islamic boarding schools, just how to understand the reasons and basis held. “If it is understood, that mutual respect that should be put forward,” he explained Saturday morning (4/10).
The attitude of society, he must return to the opinion that this problem is believed to be due to the issue of worship. In order not to be offended, Rachmat Kiai invites the public to understand each other.
For him, the tolerance is very important, that is should not blame each other. He explained that the tolerance is getting people to understand and ask the experts. Considered important because of the tolerance effect is very large. “Tolerance is something that is an obligation for all humans,” said Professor of UIN Sunan Gunung Djati Bandung.
Kiai is also the chairman of the MUI Fatwa areas of West Java community is hoping to raise awareness that tolerance in religion. In the end the core of the religion, he said, is to advise, therefore, have to one another.
Increase knowledge by asking the experts to be a high objectivity, so religion is not affected emotionally rigid. Religion is no emotional attitude but not on the terms of the emotional sharia, there will be an unnecessary conflict, Rachmat Kiai added.
“So the main approach is not based on the proposition, but how religious tolerance and mutual addressed by counsel,” said caregiver Al–Wafa Islamic Schools, Cibiruhilir, Cileunyi, Bandung regency. (Zidni Muhammad Nafi ‘/ Abdullah Alawi)