Maluku

Maluku is a province that covers the southern part of the Maluku Islands, Indonesia. The province is bordered by the Seram Sea in the north, the Indian Ocean and the Arafura Sea in the south, Papua in the east, and Sulawesi in the west.[6] The capital and largest city is the city of Ambon. Maluku province is ranked 28th province by population in Indonesia, where in 2020, the population of Maluku province is 1,848,923 people.[2][7]

Before the colonial period, Maluku became the axis of the world\’s spice trade with cloves and nutmeg as the main merchandise. This made Maluku dubbed the \”Spice Islands\” to this day. The people of Maluku trade with traders from various regions in the archipelago and abroad such as Chinese, Arab, and European traders. The wealth of these spices also became the attraction of European nations who eventually controlled the Moluccas, starting with the Portuguese and finally the Dutch.[8]

Kekayaan Alam Yang Menakjubkan Di Taman Nasional Manusela
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Natural Wealth in Manusela National Park

The eastern part of Indonesia is part of Indonesia with many areas that have not been touched by humans. The natural wealth is so abundant and the panorama is very attractive to be the main attraction of this region. Maluku is one of the provinces in Eastern Indonesia that has almost all of these advantages. […]

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sago, a favorite eastern Indonesian food
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sago, a favorite eastern Indonesian food

A sago tree carved in the reliefs of Borobudur Temple in Central Java, which was built in the 8th century. Meanwhile, at Candi Jago, East Java, which was built in the 13th century, there is a palm tree relief on the edge of a stream. “In Java, sago is mostly obtained from palm trees,” wrote […]

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Huaulu Tribal Headband Beaver Fabric
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Huaulu Tribal Headband Beaver Fabric

The Huaulu tribe has one characteristic that is quite striking, especially in adult men. They have a tradition of headbands made of red cloth called cloth beaver. This headband is tied and covers the head of the wearer. The Huaulu community makes rags as a separate identity for Huaulu men who have reached puberty and […]

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The Naulu and Huaulu Tribes and Modernization in It
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The Naulu and Huaulu Tribes and The Modernization

This time we will get to know the interior tribes, namely the Naulu tribe in the interior of Maluku, although some areas are already quite developed, it turns out that Maluku still has various fairly traditional tribes there, the Huaulu Tribe who lives in the northern area of ​​Seram Island and the Naulu Tribe who […]

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Woven Fabrics, Typical Maluku Culture
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Woven Fabrics, Typical Maluku Culture

Indonesia is one of the largest weaving countries in the world, in particular is the diversity of decorations. The previous weavers were heavily influenced by elements of foreign culture due to trade with neighboring countries. This condition gives the diversity of weaving types in our country. Getting to Know Maluku Woven Fabrics This has become […]

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Exploring the Beauty of Batu Layar in the Ambon Islands, Maluku
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Exploring the Beauty of Batu Layar in the Ambon Islands, Maluku

The Beauty of Two Pieces of Stone Indonesia is a country that has stunning natural resources. One of them is located in eastern Indonesia, namely the province of Maluku. A province that holds a million hidden natural beauties. Precisely in Larike Village, West Leihitu District, Central Maluku Regency. A view that we rarely encounter on […]

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Papeda is a food made from sago flour. That's why papeda is a staple food in Eastern Indonesia.
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Papeda Dishes Typical of Eastern

Indonesia Indonesia is one of the largest spice-producing countries in the world. No wonder our country has various types of typical Indonesian cuisine. From Sabang to Merauke, there is a unique and interesting diversity of Indonesian culinary specialties. One of them is this typical Ambon food, the name is Papeda. In addition, this food is […]

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Delicious Food Rich in Nutrition, Spicy Fish Tanggi Ambon City
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Delicious Food Rich in Nutrition, Spicy Fish Tanggi Ambon City

Ambon is an archipelago with a million marine natural resources. The abundant natural wealth of the sea has been known since the Indonesian colonial period. No wonder this island is the backbone of Indonesia’s maritime affairs. Starting from tourism, trade, natural resources, of course fisheries become one of the main sectors on this island. Of […]

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Bambu Gila, Permainan Budaya Maluk
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Crazy Bamboo, Maluku Cultural Game.

Traditional games are types of games from ancient times that have various types that are played. Each region must have its own characteristics of the game. One of them is in the Maluku region. A traditional game that has become a tradition in Maluku. But not just anyone can play it. His name is Crazy […]

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Tahuri Musical Instrument
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Tahuri Musical Instrument, Maluku Cultural Heritage

Hello Indonesian friends. As an archipelagic country, Maluku is one of the provinces that is famous for its seas. In addition to the beauty of tourism attractions such as, Seram Island, Molana Island and Bair Island. In addition to its tourist attraction, the wealth of the Maluku seas can also be used as a means […]

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