By Amrizan Madian
PALU CITY (Sulawesi), Oct 10 (Bernama) -- Palu City is well-known as a centre for Islamic development and among famous religious scholars in Sulawesi was the old master SIS Al-Jufri.
A Palu resident Sofiati Saidi, 60, said Palu had long been popular among Muslims who want to acquire more knowledge on Islam.
"It is not true when people say that this is a city full of sins .
"Islam flourished here and we had always followed the teachings of religion," she said adding the disaster which struck Palu was a test from Allah.
For those who have visited Palu, they would be aware that the city is one of the main centres to study Islam in Sulawesi, she added.....