Madrasah Nurul Iman

Madrasah Nurul Iman. Located in the City of Jambi, on the north side of the Batang Hari River.

This madrasah (Islamic school) was founded in 1915 by a man from Saudi Arabia and is reputed to be the oldest in the Jambi Province. The school is private, and it has elementary (Diniyah, or / SD), Jr. High (Sanaliyah / SMP), and High School (Aliyah / SMA) classes. The H.S. and Jr. High students attend in the morning and the elementary students attend in the afternoon.

From a satellite photo the location of the Madrasah can be found by clicking this link. Some of the students live directly across the road in the dormitory (asrama). It’s location can be found by clicking this link.

In 1971 the school underwent a major renovation.

At this time there are 30 teachers at the school and several hundred students.

Below is a video we made of

Madrasah Nurul Iman.

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