Category Archives: CULTURE

Javanese culture , The Art of Wayang Kulit

vitkhatulistiwa.comJavanese culture is like never ending to be explored. Wayang kulit is one of the arts tradition that grow and develop in Java society. Wayang kulit is not just a show, wayang kulit is a medium for contemplation toward the spiritual spirit of the gods.

There are several versions of the meaning of the word Wayang. It is said that “wayang” comes from the word “ma Hyang”, which means toward the spirituality of the power. But, there are also people who say “wayang” comes from a performance technique that relies on shadow (shadow / puppet) on the screen. [...]  Continue Reading

Dayak Cultural Village Pampang Samarinda – East Kalimantan

( The nautical wealth of the Indonesian nation is unquestionable. Beautiful tropical nature with its friendly and culturally friendly people. Its unique traditions are very interesting to know.

Kalimantan (Borneo), a large island in Indonesia has indigenous tribes that still survive in the midst of the times. Precisely in the area of ‚Äč‚ÄčEast Kalimantan there are cultural tours that have magical power for tourists to spend time in one of these provinces in Borneo. Cultural tourism is a traditional dance culture Dayak tribe centered in Dayak Pampang Village Samarinda. This village has long been a tourist attraction, especially for those who love cultural tourism as well as want to know the art of the Dayak tribe. [...]  Continue Reading