Suara.com – Iriana Joko Widodo (Jokowi) is said to have a unique ritual to pray for her husband and three children. Every early morning, the first lady never fails to perform the tahajjud prayer which is followed by prayer.
Uniquely, he prayed for his family outside the house. This habit was dismantled by his youngest son, Kaesang Pangarep. He said his mother prayed at around 02.30 after the tahajjud prayer.
“If you pray, mother, yes. Usually, sometimes after tahajjud. Sometimes it can be at 02.30 and mother will definitely be outside the house. So, like for example at the Bogor Palace, just pray for her family,” said Kaesang, quoted by Suara.com from a broadcast on Kiky’s YouTube channel. Saputri Official, Saturday (9/12/2023).
Furthermore, Kaesang revealed that his mother felt more solemn when praying outside the house. Iriana’s unique habit has certainly put her back in the spotlight. There is no exception regarding his profile which also arouses curiosity.
Iriana Jokowi’s education
Iriana received her education in her hometown, Surakarta. He graduated from SMA Negeri 3 Surakarta in 1983. Then, he continued his studies by becoming a student at Muhammadiyah University of Surakarta.
However, it is known that he only studied for six semesters. Iriana left the campus without a degree to marry Jokowi. The wedding with a dowry ring worth IDR 24 thousand was held on December 24 1986.
After getting married, Iriana joined Jokowi who got a job in Aceh. However, the two of them decided to return to Solo after Iriana became pregnant with their first child, Gibran Rakabuming Raka. Then, this couple was also blessed with two other children.
They are Kahiyang Ayu and Kaesang Pangarep. On the other hand, Iriana was Chair of the Surakarta City PKK Mobilization Team for the period 2005 – 2012 and Chair of the DKI Newsdelivers.com Province PKK Mobilization Team in 2012 – 2014.
He held this position because Jokowi had served as Mayor of Solo and Governor of DKI Newsdelivers.com. Then, from 2014 to 2024, Iriana will become first lady. To be precise, after Jokowi was elected president twice.
On the other hand, Iriana was also given an honorary title by Jokowi. He received the Republic of Indonesia Star Adi Pradana through a meeting of the Council for Degrees, Merits and Honors (DGTK) which was held on Thursday (3/8/2023).
At the beginning of her appearance, Iriana attracted public attention. Because his appearance is relatively simple. Her make-up and hair style are not even too glamorous and glamorous like most other officials’ wives.
Iriana is also known as someone who really loves her family. He doesn’t even feel awkward cleaning his house even though he has a maid. His polite attitude makes him increasingly in the spotlight.
The woman who was born in Solo, October 1 1963, comes from a family of educators. His father was a teacher, and so was his grandfather. Iriana itself is the name given to her by her grandfather, inspired by Irian Jaya, Papua.
Contributor: Xandra Junia Indriasti