Jombang which recognized with its charismatic figures, has some pilgrimage tour that often visited by many pilgrims. One of them is KH. Hasyim Asy’ari grave in Tebuireng Cukir Jombang that frequently visited by many pilgrims from various areas. This is a form of the charismatic side of KH. Hasyim Asy’ari in extraordinary public eyes.
KH. Hasyim Asy’ari is the founder of the biggest Islam Organization in Indonesia, ‘Nahdlatul Ulama’ (NU) who charismatic and knowledgeable and he also one of national figure.
In his descendant ancestry, there is a figure named KH. Abdurrahman Wahid that ever became President of Rl. He is grandchild of KH. Hasyim Asy’ari. KH. Hasyim Asy’ari is had known as the adviser of Budi Utomo in his struggle when fighting against of colonization.
KH. Hasyim Asy’ari grave also has visited by other state figures. Even his popularity has known well. The overseas figure assumes KH. Hasyim Asy’ari is one of figure that had considered in the world because his intelligence and his ability in theology aspect.
Hence, the existence of Jombang become upraised and as one of area which the figures is competent to be considered in world level.