(Pengajar di Fakultas Ushuluddin UIN Sunan Gunung Djati Bandung)
Kontak: Mekarjati Rt. 06/05 Desa Pasirbiru Kecamatan Cibiru-Bandung, HP. 081809390185
The Local Religion embraced by Dayak society in the Krumun village Losarang district, Indramayu regency has been known as Ngaji Rasa sect. The Ngaji Rasa sect is the religion and the way of life that has appeared on dayak society in Indramayu up till now. Moreover The Local Religion of Ngaji Rasa has become a new form of The Local Religion in the modern era in Indonesia. At the beginning time of appearing the local Religion of Ngaji Rasa is recognized as the dangerous something to the other adherents especially on The spitituality life. Actually the Local Religion of Ngaji Rasa does not disturb to the other spiritual life such as Islam. On the other hand it has given a siginficant role to taking care for the peace of heterogeneous local society in both religion and culture. The central doctrin of the Local Religion of Ngaji Rasa is contemplation. With doing contemplation, hoped that Human being can behave patient in doing the life in the world. The activity of contemplation is done in the river for four months each years. The purpose of that activity is to become a patient person. Who can do the best is the well known patient people. They never are died for the eternal time. Such person is as God on itself.
Key Words: Religi Lokal, Ngaji Rasa, Tapa, Waro-Waro