Archive for September 2012

Tana Beru

Tana Beru

Tanah Beru is a village located in the district of South Celebes, Bontobahari – Bulukumba. The location is not far from Tanjung Bira, about half an hour from bantaeng disctric and Kajang Tribe.  From Tanjung Bira Bulukumba we headed into the city with the sea beach combing flores that looks beautiful with a soothing blue color. In the villages can be seen craftmen sheep in sheepyards serie...

Great Mosque Al-Munawwar

Great Mosque Al-Munawwar

One of the interesting objects in Ternate is Masjid Raya Al-Munawwar (Great Mosque Al-Munawwar). Masjid Al-Munawwar is located in the coastal seaside of Sewiring Gamalama. The mosque was built in 2003 over an area of ​​6 hectares with a building reaches 9512 square meters. After seven years of use the new mosque was inaugurated on August 6, 2010. It has one dome, with the ornament of boxes ...

Subak (irrigation)

Subak (irrigation)

Subak is the name of water management system for Paddy fields on Bali Islands. It is a traditional ecologically sustainable irrigation system that binds Balinese agrarian society together within the village’s Bale Banjar community center and Balinese temple. The water managements is under the authority of the priests in water temples. The overall subak system exemplifies the Balinese philos...

Kedaton of Ternate

Kedaton of Ternate

One of the kingdoms that still leaves a relatively large social role is the Sultanate of Ternate. Although Ternate is the city government that are in the province of North Maluku, Ternate sultanate existence is represented by a Sultan who is still in charge until now. The persistence of Sultan of Ternate until now has shown the spirit of the long struggle of Ternate communities in maintaining it...

Mount Gamalama

Mount Gamalama

Mount Gamalama is a mountain that is still active in Ternate. Other mountain on the island is Mount Tuanane Moti which also in the city of Ternate. Mount Gamalama is 1025 meters high, while the Tuanane mountain is only 950 meters. Evidence of Gamalama activity can be seen, among other things, on Batu Angus (burned rock) reaching the shore. On the slopes of Mount Gamalama there are three lakes: ...