Agung Laksono Attends Haul of the late Elders and Residents of Pondok Buntet Islamic Boarding School Cirebon

H.R. Agung Laksono, Anggota Wantimpres bersama dengan Airlangga Hartarto, Menteri Koordinator Bidang Perekonomian, Agus Gumiwang Kartasasmita, Menteri Perindustrian, TB. Ace Hasan Syadzily, Wakil Ketua Komisi VIII DPR RI, dan Dave Akbarshah Fikarno, Anggota DPR RI menghadiri Haul Almarhumin Sesepuh dan Warga Pondok Buntet Pesantren pada hari Sabtu (6/8) di Pondok Buntet Pesantren Cirebon. Selama pandemi kegiatan Haul dilaksanakan secara online, ketika situasi semakin membaik pada tahun ini Haul dilaksanakan secara terbuka dengan tatap muka.

Dalam sambutannya, KH. Adib Rofiudin Izza, Pimpinan Pondok Buntet Pesantren Cirebon menyampaikan bahwa sifat tawadhu Imam Syafi’i, dimana beliau menyampaikan “saya ini bukan orang sholeh tetapi saya cinta orang-orang sholeh meskipun saya bukan orang sholeh”. Hal tersebut bermakna bahwa “Haul bertujuan untuk memperingati perjalanan, mengikuti jejak orang Sholeh, yang telah dikerjakan oleh para kyai, ulama, orang sholeh dahulu”, ujar Kyai Adib.

Menteri Koordinator Bidang Perekonomian, Airlangga Hartarto menyampaikan bahwa Indonesia memiliki cara yang berbeda untuk penanganan pandemi Covid-19. selama pandemi Indonesia tidak menutup pabrik, menyeimbangkan gas dan rem, mendorong kehidupan dan keselamatan didahulukan. Tetapi penghidupan untuk mereka bekerja tetap dibuka. Menko berterima kasih kepada para Habaib, Kyai, Ulama dan Ustadz serta Pemerintah Daerah atas dukungannya untuk pemulihan pasca pandemi Covid-19 dengan disiplin dan kepercayaannya untuk divaksin. Selanjutnya, Airlangga terus mendorong pembiayaan syariah untuk para santri dan santripreuner. “Dengan kehadiran Menteri Perindustrian, apabila membutuhkan peralatan produktif untuk UMKM akan didorong”, ujar Airlangga.

Situasi Geopolitik dan climate change ditengah pandemi Covid-19 saat ini, sangat tidak menguntungkan. “Alhamdulillah yang membedakan Indonesia dengan negara lain karena Indonesia lebih disiplin dan kekuatan dari doa seluruh rakyat Indonesia dan khususnya doa dari para Kyai dan Ulama”, pungkas Airlangga.

Turut hadir pada Haul tersebut, KH. Miftahul Akhyar, Rois A’am PBNU, Imron, Bupati Cirebon beserta Forkopimda, Kyai, Habaib, ulama, ustadz, pengasuh ponpes beserta para santri

English:

Agung Laksono Attends Haul of the late Elders and Residents of Pondok Buntet Islamic Boarding School Cirebon

H.R. Agung Laksono, Member of the Wantimpres together with Airlangga Hartarto, Coordinating Minister for Economic Affairs, Agus Gumiwang Kartasasmita, Minister of Industry, TB. Ace Hasan Syadzily, Deputy Chairman of Commission VIII of the Indonesian House of Representatives, and Dave Akbarshah Fikarno, Member of the Indonesian House of Representatives attended the Haul of the late Elders and Residents of Pondok Buntet Islamic Boarding School on Saturday (6/8) at Pondok Buntet Islamic Boarding School Cirebon. During the pandemic Haul activities were carried out online, when the situation was getting better this year Haul was carried out openly with face to face.

In his speech, KH. Adib Rofiudin Izza, Leader of Pondok Buntet Islamic Boarding School Cirebon said that Imam Syafi’i’s humble nature, where he said “I am not a pious person but I love pious people even though I am not a pious person”. This means that “Haul aims to commemorate the journey, following in the footsteps of the pious people, which has been carried out by kyai, scholars, pious people in the past”, said Kyai Adib.

Coordinating Minister for Economic Affairs, Airlangga Hartarto said that Indonesia has a different way of handling the Covid-19 pandemic. During the pandemic, Indonesia does not close factories, balances gas and brakes, pushes life and safety first. But the livelihood for them to work remains open. The Coordinating Minister thanked the Habaib, Kyai, Ulama and Ustadz as well as the Regional Government for their support for recovery after the Covid-19 pandemic with discipline and trust in getting vaccinated. Furthermore, Airlangga continues to encourage sharia financing for santri and preuner students. “With the presence of the Minister of Industry, if you need productive equipment for MSMEs, it will be encouraged,” said Airlangga.

The geopolitical situation and climate change in the midst of the current Covid-19 pandemic are very unfavorable. “Alhamdulillah, what distinguishes Indonesia from other countries is because Indonesia is more disciplined and stronger with the prayers of all Indonesian people and especially the prayers of the Kyai and Ulama,” concluded Airlangga.

Also present at the Haul, KH. Miftahul Akhyar, Rois A’am PBNU, Imron, Cirebon Regent and Forkopimda, Kyai, Habaib, ulama, ustadz, boarding school caregivers and the students.