Balai Bahasa Provinsi Jawa Timur - Indonesia
Mashuri, peneliti ahi muda (satra interdisipliner) di Balai Bahasa Provinsi Jawa Timur, Badan Pengembangan dan Pembinaan Bahasa, Kementerian Pendidikan dan Kebudayaan.
This research discusses the manuscript of Bahrul Lahut with the approach of philology, geneo-archeology of knowledge, and history. The aim was to study the text of Bahrul Lahut, its contents, and trace the Aceh-Makassar-East Java tarekat network based on the distribution of the manuscripts. As the result, (1) there are three existences of Bahrul Lahut in East Java, namely the Traditional Islamic Boarding School (Pondok Pesantren) of Sumber Anyar, Pamekasan, Madura, the EDR’s collection in Sidoarjo, and Jamaah Tarekat Satariyah in Pare Kediri, (2) Text edition is selected from the collection of Pondok Pesantren Sumber Anyar with philology consideration, (3) The Bahrul Lahut manuscript is only available in the manuscript catalog of Dayah Tano Abee, Aceh, and the collection of the family of Yusuf Makassar, (4) The text content of Bahrul Lahut describes and re-reads the conception of the nature of God and the creation of the universe as a manifestation of Nur Muhammad, influenced by wahdat al-wujud and emanation of Ibn Arabi, (5) From the Bahrul Lahut manuscript, a network of tarekat ulama in East Java can be reconstructed, through the paths of Abdurrouf Singkel and Yusuf Makassar.
Keywords : Bahrul Lahut; East Java manuscript; reconstruction of the tarekat network