Culture

Ratu Boko Temple

Ratu Boko Temple

December 8, 2011 No Comments »

Ratu Boko is located on a plateau, about three kilometres south of Lara Jonggrang Prambanan temple complex in Yogyakarta Indonesia. Ratu Boko is an archaeological site known to modern Javanese... Read More »

Melasti in Bali

Melasti in Bali

December 3, 2011 No Comments »

Melasti (three days before Nyepi) is meant to clean the pratima or arca or pralingga (statue), with symbols that help to concentrate the mind in order to become closer to God.... Read More »

Banten Ancient City

Banten Ancient City

December 2, 2011 No Comments »

Banten is a very interesting place to visit. It has the remains of old palaces, a beautiful mosque, and an old Dutch fort and a harbour. In the sixteenth century... Read More »

Tongkonan Rumah Adat Toraja

Tongkonan Rumah Adat Toraja

December 2, 2011 No Comments »

The Toraja are an ethnic group indigenous to a mountainous region of South Sulawesi, Indonesia. Their population is approximately 650,000, of which 450,000 still live in the regency of Tana... Read More »