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Very calm shrine

here you can feel the calmness but unfortunately the shrine is already circle by walls what we can... read more

Reviewed January 12, 2016
Markos P
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Bogor, Indonesia
Sacred place

People say it good but a lot of beggars..but I think the opposite way..I think its good we can pray... read more

Reviewed October 7, 2015
Fauziah A
,
Singapore, Singapore
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May 26, 2016
“Once is more than enough”
Jan 12, 2016
“Very calm shrine”
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Reviewed May 26, 2016 via mobile

At first i was interested to go to this place. Eager to know, to see and to educate myself about how beautiful this place gonna be as we can read and see "old and historic" goods.. But what i found?? Beggars and boxesss written shodaqoh.....More

Date of experience: May 2016
3  Thank Renny S
Reviewed January 12, 2016

here you can feel the calmness but unfortunately the shrine is already circle by walls what we can see is just a thick wooden door so now what we can see is just a complex of grave of other people who paid to be buried...More

Date of experience: January 2016
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Reviewed December 23, 2015

Went there on December 2015. Before I went there, I already informed that there will be people asking for money in that place, I notice that. But when I arrived at this place, wooww, I just felt like I being robed!! There are lots of...More

Date of experience: December 2015
4  Thank BarneyAlexander
Reviewed October 7, 2015 via mobile

People say it good but a lot of beggars..but I think the opposite way..I think its good we can pray and thank to Allah as a muslem we can give to eacg other as a sign of our gratitude to God bcoz we hv given...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Fauziah A
Reviewed August 16, 2015

to be able to pay a tribute to one of the great man will leads your spirit in fulfilments, where besides culinary, cirebon are known for its spiritual islamic journey and discover a tradition that keeps for hundred of years, best to go with a...More

Date of experience: September 2014
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Reviewed April 18, 2015

Worst place visited as long as I can remember. Before our driver had turned of the engine we were aggresively approached to pay a parking fee. When we entered we were expected to pay Rp. 50,000 per person + a donation per person of the...More

Date of experience: April 2015
8  Thank Marcel d
Reviewed July 16, 2014

The grave (or Shrine) of Sunan Gunung Djati frankly the worst I have ever attended. When compared to other Sunan tomb, this is the worst. The beggars asking for donations very rude, and beggar children always followed wherever you go. Do not use any jewelry...More

Date of experience: June 2014
2  Thank umamnoer
Reviewed July 17, 2012

Islam was introduced to Java by travelling preachers and sages called the 'Wali Songo'- the nine saints. They originated everywhere from India to Iraq and brought a mystical Sufi strain of Islam which was moderate and tolerant. For a long time, Islamic and Hindu customs...More

Date of experience: September 2011
5  Thank camsean
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