Unique Marriage at Malioboro, with Dowry in the Form of Pledge on Pancasila

Photo: Rahmi/MINA

Malioboro, MINA – A unique Marraige organized by Forum Taaruf Indonesia (Fortais) for its sixth anniversary has become the center of attention by making the pledge of Pancasila as the dowry of proposal and acceptance of marriage or ijab qabul in a mass marrage at Malioboro, Yogyakarta Special Region.

“The participants of the mass marriage before the ijab qabul are required to read the five precepts of Pancasila without any error, and then the ijab qabul ceremony is done,” Ryan told Mi’raj News Agency (MINA) on the sidelines of the event at Malioboro, Yogyakarta, Tuesday (26 / 9).

Ryan explained that the ceremony of the Pancasila Sanctity mass marriage aims to create a couple who always live in harmony and prosperous and bring blessing to Indonesia in accordance with the life and livelihood of Pancasila society based on divine love and the Unitary State of the Republic of Indonesia

Not only that, the uniqueness of the marriage to the eight prospective couples is their ijab qabul ceremony held on fire engine trucks (damkar).

“Yeah, so the brides, guardians, witnesses and penghulu or a religious government official leading the wedding ceremony implement ijab qabul on damkar cars,” said Ryan.

The event that took the theme Unite the Heart to the Divine and NKRI has a series of activities from the Kirab (Procession) Pancasila Sanctity to Javanese style pre-feast They use full wedding dress from various regions as a symbol of Bhineka Tunggal Ika or Unity in Diversity. This Ijab qabul procession is led by Head of Danurejan Religious Affairs Office, Yogyakarta City.
They have previously undergone a special course for bride and groom on the issue of nationality and Pancasila in addition to household management, health and religion,” he explained. ((LT/R04/RS5)

Mi’raj News Agency (MINA)