Rector of Universitas Teknokrat Indonesia, Dr. HM. Nasrullah Yusuf, SE, MBA, together with the academic community, lecturers, and student representatives did the Eid al-Adha prayer 1443 H at the Asmaul Yusuf Mosque of Universitas Teknokrat Indonesia on Sunday (10/7/2022).
Acting as Imam, Ustadz Bagus Sifak Udin Rahmatulloh and as Khotib, Ghufron Almasir. The prayer was also attended by the Advisor of Teknokrat Education Foundation, Hj. Hernaini,SS., M.Pd., Chair of Teknokrat Education Foundation, Dewi Sukmasari, SE, MSA, Akt, CA, and Vice-Rector Dr. H. Mahathir Muhammad, SE, MM.
Dr. H. Mahathir Muhammad, SE, MM, said that Eid al-Adha is a great day, a noble day, where all Muslims carry out the Eid al-Adha prayer together, both in the mosque and in the field and will be followed by the slaughter of sacrificial animals.
“Representing the Rector of Universitas Teknokrat Indonesia, we would like to thank the lecturers, employees, and students who have sacrificed and entrusted the Asmaul Yusuf Mosque of Universitas Teknokrat Indonesia to manage the results of the slaughter of sacrificial animals to be distributed to those who deserve it,” said Mr. Mahathir.
He also hopes that Eid al-Adha should be used as a momentum for self-reflection to ask for the blessing of Allah SWT to become a generous, sincere, selfless person in carrying out worship. “As lecturers, let us always innovate, and provide the best teaching and education, research, and community service. Likewise, as employees, we must always improve our service to provide the best, cultivate a culture of smiles, greetings, courtesy, and manners and carry out the mandates and tasks that we carry out as well as possible and with full responsibility, “said him.
“Students too, continue to be students who have character, discipline, quality, creativity, and innovation to achieve the achievement of becoming champions who make their parents, campus, nation and country proud,” Mr. Mahathir added.
On this occasion, Mr. Mahathir said that Universitas Teknokrat Indonesia would continue to improve its quality and reputation through international rankings and accreditation both nationally and internationally.
Universitas Teknokrat Indonesia has also transformed to create a Smart and Green Campus which has a center of excellence for education, research, and service based on Sustainable Development Goals. “On this occasion, we also do not forget to congratulate the lecturers who have been accepted to continue their doctoral studies and also the staff who continue their master’s studies, may Allah SWT provide smoothness and success in completing these advanced studies. We thank the mosque management board and all committees who have prepared for the Eid al-Adha prayer and the slaughter of sacrificial animals at the beloved Asmaul Yusuf Mosque, Universitas Teknokrat Indonesia, “said Mr. Mahathir.
The total number of sacrificial animals from Universitas Teknokrat Indonesia from management, lecturers, and employees were 4 cows and 27 goats.
The sacrificial animals were slaughtered at Teknokrat Park, Gedong meneng. In addition to the sacrificial animal, one cow was distributed to the Regional Office of the Ministry of Religion in Lampung. Some also distributed at As Salamah Mosque, Mushallah Al Hikmah, Madani Orphanage, Ar Rauf Syahira Orphanage, Bu Sainah Orphanage, Annawawi Orphanage and Tiara Putih Orphanage, Al Ikhlas Orphanage, Mother’s Love Orphanage, Khoirul Amanah Orphanage, Miftahul Ulum Orphanage, Darul Alya Orphanage, and Al Hidayah Orphanage.