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Orangutans, Native Indonesian Primates
Orangutans, Native Indonesian Primates

Helloindonesia.id – Orangutans or Pongo pigmaeus are primates that only exist in Indonesia. In Indonesia alone, these animals only live in Kalimantan and Sumatra. Therefore, these primates are usually distinguished into Sumatran orangutans, Bornean orangutans, Tapanuli orangutans. Bornean orangutans have a larger body shape than Sumatra. While the Tapanuli orangutan is a newly discovered species […]

Tabuik Ceremony in Pariaman, West Sumatra
Tabuik Ceremony in Pariaman, West Sumatra

Tabuik is a three-tiered keranda-shaped object made of wood, rattan and bamboo. Taboo is the main object that is paraded on the beach to then be thrown into the sea. Tabuik’s body is made in the form of a large, wide-winged horse, and has a long-haired beautiful woman. The making of tabuik was done from […]

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