Shi'a Islam in Indonesia represents a small minority in that largely-Sunni Muslim country. Around one million Indonesians are Shias, who are concentrated around Jakarta. Indonesian Shia are found in areas of Java, Madura and Sumatra. Contents. 1 History; 2 Communities; 3 Persecution; 4 See also; 5 External links.
But most of Indonesia's roughly one million Shia are concentrated in the Jakarta metro area, and the ICC is a nexus of their community.
I went to a Shia community center to learn everything I could about one of Indonesia's most-persecuted Muslim minority sects. It's not easy being a Shia Muslim in Sunni-majority Indonesia. It's a hot-button issue here, but this Ramadan I realized something: I, a non-practicing.
Among the Indonesian communities which practise Shiism are minority segments of the Hadrami, Arab-descended Breaking Fast With Jakarta's Shia Muslims.
Shi'i communities spread from Sumatra to Papua and comprise at least one million followers, mostly concentrated in Jakarta, Bandung and.
The embassy of I.R. of Iran in Jakarta also brought some Iranian thinkers, academia, On the matter of leadership in Islamic community, the Sunni> scholars.
To protect the Shia community ABI allies itself with various non-governmental " In Jakarta, we established alliance with 47 NGOs. With the.