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07/06/2017

Grand Imam of Istiqlal Mosque Calls for Preservation of Indonesia’s Diversity

Nasaruddin described diversity in Indonesia as beautiful, calling for its preservation.
06/26/2017

First time in Presidency, Jokowi Celebrated Idul Fitri in the Capital

Those officials included Istiqlal Mosque’s grand imam Nasaruddin Umar, Religious Affairs Minister Lukman Hakim Saifuddin.
06/20/2017

Grand Imam of Istiqlal Mosque: Eid al-Fitr Momentum to Increase Patriotism

"With this Eid al-Fitr we increase the patriotism of country and the nation for the integrity of NKRI [the Unitary State of the Republic of Indonesia]," said Nasaruddin as quoted in a press release in Jakarta,
04/11/2017

Europe Looks to Indonesia as Model of Peaceful Islam

The Indonesian delegation to the Danish event included prominent religious representatives of Indonesia – mostly Muslims – such as Nasaruddin Umar, grand imam of the Istiqlal Mosque in Jakarta
01/01/2017

Nat’l Police, Ulemas Hold Dialog to Ease Tension

Nasaruddin expressed his wish for similar meetings between Islamic organizations and the police to be held regularly to create a sense of familiarity between the two parties.
11/04/2016

Istiqlal grand imam calls on Ahok protesters to remain calm

He also stated that a legitimate government should be nurtured at all costs as it is the prerequisite for the propagation of Islam and its teachings.