Intan El Wahdy ( as his popular name )
Intan Sumantri was born in Tarakan on December 1, 1986, a small city located in North Borneo Indonesia. His father is an entrepreneur and his mother is a housewife. Intan Sumantri is third of four siblings. His first education was in Elementary school and he furthered his study to Junior High School in his beloved landbirth, Tarakan. After he Finished his Junior High School he furthered his education to ITTC (Islamic Teacher Training College) Darussalam Gontor Ponorogo East Java Indonesia.
He got a lot of experiences through the organizations during his study in ITTC. He was active in many activities in his Boarding School. Such as Arabic Course, Group Discussion (FP2WS) and also Scout Movement Activity. As a result in 2004, he had been a secretary of PPAT (Panitia Perpulangan Akhir Tahun) for Borneo Consulate. In 2005, The Guidance and Counseling Department in his boarding school mandated him to be a manager of Wisma Hadi Hostel as a Security section. Also in the sametime he tried to study leadership with his friends. In 2006 as the last year for his study in ITTC, he joined in OPPM (Organisasi Pelajar Pondok Modern) as a Student Cooperation staff. He gained a lot of knowledge about financial management. Also in that year, he finished his study in ITTC and furthered education for teaching practise at Darul Muttaqien Islamic Boarding School Kaligung, Rogojampi, Banyuwangi. He spent a year for his teaching practice.
In 2008 until this present time, he is doing his Bachelor Degree at IIUM ( International Islamic University Malaysia ) in IRKH (Islamic Revealed Knowledge and Heritage) majoring in Qur’an & Sunnah study. He prefers this university (IIUM) after he failed going for Muqobalah at Al-Azhar University Cairo in 2007.
May Allah’s Mercy always be with him.