Otonan Bali, a Birth Ceremony

Bali always can catch people’s eye, not only for people in Indonesia, but also for many people from another country. Besides the Melasti ceremony and Nyepi day, one of the most popular and unique traditional ceremonies in Bali is...

Wayang Golek, Precious West Java Cultural Show

  Indonesia, one of the countries, which is located in Asia known as the country with the millions of cultures. This country consists of many races with the very different culture each other. That is why this country sounds...

Funeral Ceremony, Rambu Solok Toraja

Majority people in Toraja, almost around 60 percent, still believe and do the tradition which is inherited from generation to generation. As the adherent of Aluk Todolo, people in Toraja know and still continue two big rituality in their...

Sedekah Laut Tradition

Sedekah Laut tradition is throwing Sesaji (some foods for the God) to the sea in order to give the gifts for the God or mbaurekso. Sedekah Laut is a popular and sacred rituality for people in Cilacap, Central Java,...

Mitoni Ceremony; Javanese Baby Shower

  It seems that there will be no ending if we talk about the cultures, habit and ceremonies that exist in java, or more specific in central java. There are lots of values inside the culture and all of...

Melasti Ceremony and Nyepi Day

The largest traditional celebrations, Melasti ceremony and Nyepi day, are held in Bali. The preparation for Nyepi starts from one month before with the building of Ogooh-ogooh; it is a giant representation of the evil spirits. The tension there...

The Story of Yadnya Kasada Ceremony in Tengger

It is always amazing and wonderful to enjoy the view of mount Bromo. It is so majestic to watch it with the height about 2400 m.dpl and the white smoke from active crater there with the smell of sulfur....

Stone Jumping, Hombo Batu Nias

Nias is located in Nias Island, North Sumatra, Indonesia. Like the other places in Indonesia, Nias also has its own traditional culture for a boy to sign that he is already in maturity. This tradition is called Hombo Batu....

Ruwatan for Bajang in Dieng

  Have you ever heard about Dieng? One of the very beautiful village in Indonesia that is located in Wonosobo, central java, Indonesia. If you love to go to somewhere relaxing with the beautiful scenery of hills and the...

Ngaben Ceremony of Bali

  If we talk about Indonesia, most of you must be automatically remember about Bali; one of the exotics provinces that exist in Indonesia. As we all now, Bali seems an icon of touring place of Indonesia. Bali is...

Sintren in Central java, Indonesia

Indonesia has so many provinces. Each province have many kinds of cultures, arts and languages. One of the provinces in Indonesia that is known for the variety of culture is central java; one of the provinces that located in...

Wayang Kulit, the Traditional Art of Java

Wayang kulit is an original traditional art from Java. It is a precious and valuable inheritance which is origin from Indonesia. There are two statements about the derivation of wayang. The first statement said that wayang is from the...

Tiwah Rituality, a Funeral Ceremony

Tiwah rituality exists in Dayak ethnic, Kalimantan Island. Dayak people believe that the spirit of dead people when they died should go to the next world, it is death world. If the spirit does not go to the death...