Archive for June 2015

Jaran Jenggo

Jaran Jenggo

Jaran Jenggo means rocking horse. The arts combines music, religion, dance and supernatural / mystical power to make it more attractive. The music that accompanies the Jaran Jenggo is from people who play musical instruments such as rebanah, drum, xylophone, piano and jedor. Thus Jaran Jenggo is paraded around the village and the horses every intersection attractions and sway in rhythm with the m...

Wewaton Sriwedari

Wewaton Sriwedari

Wewaton Sriwedari or Guidelines or Determination of Sriwedari is the first formulated Javanese alphabet writing guidelines. The guidelines set out in “Poetoesan Parepatan Koemisi Kasoesastran” (Literature Committee Meeting Decision) in Sriwedari, Surakarta in 1926. Source of pic: http://budaya-indonesia.org/

Mask Puppet of Jatiduwur

Mask Puppet of Jatiduwur

Jatiduwur becomes the name of the art because it is where the art community located. The mask puppet is a heritage of Majapahit kingdom. It shows about stories of the kingdom and sometimes the stories derived from the word of mouth literature. Nowadays, only a few artists can play because many of the experts have passed away and it lacks references. Source of pic: http://budaya-indonesia.org/

Tuha-Lama Muda Kuala Batee Old Beach

Tuha-Lama Muda Kuala Batee Old Beach

In Aceh, there is an old beach as the proof of the Indonesian culture. The location is about 13 km from the city where was the sites heritage of Kuala Batee Kingdom such as tombstone, opium den, and other sites. The tourists can also easily find fresh seafood. Source of pic: http://acehbaratdayakab.go.id/

The Panorama of Krueng Baru River

The Panorama of Krueng Baru River

One of the rivers that the stream is flowed from the mountain of Alas is Krueng Baru river. It is located in Southwest Aceh and becomes one of the natural tourisms in Aceh. In addition to the clean water, the natural view also becomes the attraction for the tourists. The river can also produce white stones which becomes bread and butter for the local people. Source of pic: http://acehbaratdayakab...