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Pukul Manyapu, Unique Tradition from Central Maluku
Pukul Manyapu, Unique Tradition from Central Maluku

Helloindonesia.id – Swept or Raw Manyapu Punch is a unique tradition to celebrate Eid al-Fitr. This tradition was held by the people of Mamala Village and Morela Village, Leihitu District, Central Maluku, every 7 Shawwal in the Hijri calendar. The tradition of the Manyapu Pukul has been around since the 17th century. A Maluku Muslim […]

Merapu The Original Religion Of The Sumba Island
Merapu The Original Religion Of The Sumba Island

Helloindonesia.id – Marapu is a belief in the ancestral heritage of the people of Sumba. The original belief of the archipelago is still sustainable to date, and is held firmly by some of the people of Sumba. Marapu is formed from two words, namely mar and apu. The word mar means the creator of the universe and […]

Badik, Traditional Weapon of South Sulawesi Communities
Badik, Traditional Weapon of South Sulawesi Communities

Helloindonesia.id – Badik is one of the traditional weapons that became cultural identity of Malay tribes in South Sulawesi, such as the Bugis, Makassar, and Mandar tribes. In the Ancient Luwu era, badik was known as kalio. At that time, Kalio was used more as an agricultural tool and self defense. However, as time went […]

Pacu Itiak West Sumatra
Pacu Itiak West Sumatra

Itiak race (race or duck race) is one of the unique habits possessed by the Minangkabau community. The itiak race itself comes from Payakumbuh, Limay town district, West Sumatra Province. This habit is unique because if people usually use cattle or buffalo as animals that often used for racing, as is the case with the […]

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 […]

Ngobeng tradition in palembang Indonesia
Ngobeng tradition in palembang Indonesia

Ngobeng is a tradition of eating together ancestral cultural heritage. That tradition, now starting to be rare because people prefer to entertain guests with a buffet. In fact, “ngobeng” is very meaningful, namely to respect guests and strengthen friendship. When entering the house, guests are immediately prepared with water to wash their hands and then […]

Burial corpses in the village of Trunyan, Bali
Burial corpses in the village of Trunyan, Bali

Funeral Tradition Funeral Tradition Trunyan society has a funeral tradition in which the corpse is buried on a boulder that has a basin of 7 pieces. Adat Terunyan Village regulates the burial procedure for its citizens. In this village there are three graves (sema) devoted to three different types of death. If one of Terunyan’s […]

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