Towards the holy month of Ramadan, the application made by the country’s children, Umma, is ready to provide information and content services around Islam. Umma is a platform that provides Qur’an recitation, prayer schedules, adhan and services for Muslims.
Umma Ramadhan is called differently from other Muslim applications, because it is equipped with Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology and community features.
At present, the content in the Umma application has been filled with more than 80 popular clerics and scholars. There are three main features, first the supporting features of worship. Users will know the prayer times and Qibla direction at any location with the help of GPS. AI in this service will offer recommendations of various verses of the Koran
Then, there are content features, consisting of various articles and videos of studies and lectures. The content has also been adapted to AI. Finally, it is a community feature, facilitating all forms of discussion with the coach who is also an ustaz.
This high number of users proves that learning about Islam has become a part of everyday lifestyle ranging from halal travel, fashion and hobbies, and community movements, especially in the younger generation.
According to Indra, this platform will continue to promote positive content that contains blessings and goodness and Islamic values. He also claims to curate various news sources from Muslim organizations and communities, so that Umma remains a credible, relevant and focused platform to shape Muslims better.
Approaching Ramadan 1440 H, the Umma platform is ready to support Muslims in Indonesia, so that they can worship more optimally. Umma is available for Android and iOS