AQIDAH DAN RITUAL BUDAYA MUSLIM JAWA STUDI TENTANG PERAN UTAMA DALAM AKTUALISASI AQIDAH ISLAM DI DESA MENTAOS KECAMATAN GUDO KABUPATEN JOMBANG
AbstractThe understanding of society of Dusun Mentaos about Islam aqidah is still lowbecause the society stil very strong hold the culture of Java, even in the form of believe,behavior, until certain rituals, in which it will more or less affect into all activities done
in their lives. The forms of ritual of Javanese Moslem Culture of Dusun Mentaos are torepresent ancestors heritage which have ingrained and hard to be left and alsoeliminated. The forms of ritual which are still go into effect in society, among others are:
season of tandur (cok bakal), wiwit/panen, khitan, in which it has a purpose to its eventand its life to be protected from the hindrance of unseen spirits (mbaurekso). The role ofmoslem scholars in actualization of Islam aqidah in Dusun Mentaos is by using religiousactivities. Thereby, the roles of moslem scholars in actualization of Islam aqidah inDusun Mentaos can be told are still less maximal, because majority of society still docultural rituals which are opposing against the values of Islam and the moslem scholarsare less take a role in society.
Keywords: Society, Moslem scholars, religious activities, Islam aqidah, ritual