Sunan Ngatas Angin


Sunan Ngatas Angin bernama asli Syeh Malik Al-Athos yang kadang dikenal juga dengan julukan Ki Ageng Cecek Molek. Beliau sebenarnya berasal dari wilayah Mesir. Beliau sendiri merupakan adik dari Syeh Jumadil Qusro yang dimakamkan di Troloyo, Trowulan, Mojokerto. Dalam sejarah para wali, beliau merupakan angkatan kedua dari para wali penyebar agama Islam di pulau Jawa. Sekitar tahun 1400-an, beliau menyebarkan agama Islam ke wilayah Ngatas Angin yang sekarang dinamakan “Ngetos”. Beliau hidup pada masa kerajaan Majapahit dan bertindak sebagai tokoh yang meng-islamkan wilayah Nganjuk yang pertama. Makam Sunan Ngatas Angin ini ramai dikunjungi pada bulan Suro, hari Jumat Legi, wage atau pahing. Bagi anda para peziarah, makam tokoh ulama ini berada di wilayah Desa Ngetos, Kecamatan Ngetos, ±15 km selatan kota Nganjuk.

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