Miftachul Hudha
2020 Living Islam Journal of Islamic Discourses  
This study aims to find a model of human relations with God in the Islamic libraries of Kejawen in Simuh's view. Simuh introduce the Javanese Islamic literature referred to literature was written by Javanese Islamic leaders in the early of Islam in Java. The literature contains many Islamic teachings manifested in the language and worldview of the Javanese people. To find this relation, this research uses quantitative methods with literature study research techniques. To achieve the expected
more » ... lysis, this study also uses the hermeneutic method. This study concludes that Simuh's reading of the Javanese Islamic literature concerning human relations with God has an anthropocentism style. Humans become the main axis in every concept of Sufism. To achieve the perfection of this relationship, humans first take inner behavior (laku batin), so that morality can be formed. This moral implementation will then lead humans to achieve oneness, so that they become perfect human beings. With the concept of anthropocentric Sufism, this study finds its relevance to previous research which states that the Javanese Sufism style has differences with the Islamic Sufism style which is theocentric.
doi:10.14421/lijid.v3i1.2161 fatcat:7egerh454fgl3h5klu2pj4kaye