Friday, April 4, 2014

Sunan Bonang (Indonesia)

Sunan Bonang


 
Sunan Bonang’s real name was Raden Maulana Makhdum Ibrahim. He was responsible for the spread of the Islamic doctrine in East-Java, primarily in the area of Tuban and surrounding region. His standpoint was that the belief in the Taq’hid[3] and the Ma’rifat[4] is based on the perfection of knowledge.