Archipelago Proverbs: Building the Prophetic Leadership in Indonesia
This paper aims to describe the following three things. (1) Humanization in the proverbs of the
archipelago to build prophetic ethical leadership in Indonesia; (2) liberation in archipelago proverbs
to build prophetic ethical leadership in Indonesia and (3) transcendence in archipelago proverbs to
build prophetic ethical leadership in Indonesia. The theory used is Kuntowijoyo's prophetic ethics.
This type of research is descriptive qualitative. The results of the study showed that humanitarian
prophetic ethics were found in eight proverbs, liberation ethics in fourteen proverbs, and
transcendence ethics found in seven proverbs. However, when seen in general, the three ethics are
found in all proverbs in the archipelago. Besides, prophetic ethics contained in proverbs has
described some of the teachings, advice, or advice to become a prophetic ethical leader in Indonesia.
The prophetic ethics contains four examples of Islamic leadership namely shiddiq, amanah, fathonah,