Archive for September 2018

Tabuik – Pariaman

Tabuik – Pariaman

Tabuik is a local commemoration of Asyura, the day of Imam Husein (the grandchildren of Muhammad SAW) death. This tradition is held in Pariaman, Minangkabau, West Sumatra. In this event, the Karbala war where Imam Husein was killed is concocted. Etymologically, Tabuik is a term for bier carried on the event then anchored to the sea. 

Warak Ngendok

Warak Ngendok

Warak Ngendok is an imaginary animal with goats with dragon heads and golden scales. The visualization of Warak Ngendok is made from colorful paper. Warak Ngendok will be carried on in the dugderan ceremony.