Kiyai Zuhri also wrote many articles and the Friday Sermons regularly, regardless of whether it will be read or not. He had collated his sermon writings in no less than 8 notebooks. He wrote in accordance to the structure and conditions of a sermon.
Probably, the most outstanding feature of Kiyai Zuhri was his ability to calculate the movement of the sun and moon, and thus managed to determine in advance the date for Ramadan and Syawal.
Kiyai Zuhri’s activities were not restricted to writing, teaching and preaching. He was known as an ardent badminton player, participating in tournaments and games organized by Madrasah Alsagoff.
Ahmad Zuhri Mutammim was born in 1905, in Surabaya, Java, Indonesia. He managed to khatam Al-Quran at the age of 10. He received his primary and secondary education at Madrasah Tanwirul Afkar at Belimbing (near Lamungan, East Java) from 1915 to 1922. He then performed his Hajj in 1922, at the age of 17. ReturningRead More
“The moment I heard the story, I wanted to follow his way as much as I can to inspire people to love Islam.”