The Musician’s Silent Mission
Yuki Martawidjaya’s hair appeared slick under his peci (fez-like cap). No one has seen his old signature long hair in a while.
Besides the cap, he frequently wraps his head under a turban. The vocalist of PAS Band decided to devote himself to religion in 2016. “My life now is going from mosque to mosque,” said the man often called Yukie when we met him on Friday, May 17, at the An Nur Mosque in Dago, Bandung, West Java.
Yukie has spent three nights at the mosques, sequestering himself. To Yukie, staying at a mosque is part of the da’wah (preaching) mis...