BANDUNG - A total of 127 caravans of Musabaqah Tilawatil Quran (MTQ) from West Java Province will compete at the 27th national MTQ will be held in Medan North Sumatra, 6 to 13 October 2018.
Governor of West Java Ridwan Kamil immediately released 127 West Java caravans consisting of 60 participants, 10 assistants, 22 coaches and 35 officials consisting of elements from the West Java Provincial Government, Ministry of Religion and administrators of LPTQ Jabar, in the West Hall of Gedung Sate Bandung, Wednesday (3/10 / 18).
Emil, the Governor's nickname, hoped the achievements of the West Java MTQ caravan had been the champion seven times in history could return to repeat success this year in accordance with the spirit of the West Java champion born inward. Finally, MTQ West Java won the national championship in 2010 in Bengkulu.
"For a long time we missed the championship, so last 2010, hopefully this year we will win again. We hope the achievement of West Java has been 7 times the overall champion, we slowly win again," Emil said.
In his direction, the Governor advised the caravan to be enthusiastic in each branch of the match and focus on their own appearance. For more leverage Emil also asked the coaches to encourage caravans physically and mentally.
"Our biggest enemy is ourselves," he said.
According to him, in the competition there must be tips and tricks must be prepared to win. Tips are usually common ways to win.
"If the trick is specific, specific things, sometimes we have to see the jury first, what kind of taste we have, then we have to adjust," Emil ordered.
"The point is we must win with honesty to win but in a dishonest way, not with a glory," he added.
Vice-chairperson of the departure of the caravan also an Official. Head of the West Java Provincial Yanbangsos Bureau, Sonny Adisudarma, said the caravans sent were the winners at the 35th MTQ level in West Java was held on April 14, 2018.
"We have gone with various preparatory series. The MTQ caravans sent were those who had achievements in the 35th MTQ in West Java," said Sonny.
He explained, to achieve maximum results, he also invited the best coaches in accordance with scientific competencies in each branch of MTQ was contested. The experts were also brought in to provide motivation, methods and strategies to the caliph.
"Tomorrow, October 4, 2018, we will leave for Medan, asking for prayer and support so that we can win the overall champion," said Sonny.