East Kalimantan

Ketipung, the Musical Accompaniment of Malay Music
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East Kalimantan
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Ketipung, the Musical Accompaniment of Malay Music

Helloindonesia.id – This one musical instrument is usually used to accompany Malay music. This small drum which has two sides has become one of the traditional musical instruments in Indonesia. This is the ketipung, a small drum that is part of the gamelan instrument. Ketipung has a small size and elongated round shape with a […]

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Diving into the Underwater Paradise of the Derawan Islands
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East Kalimantan
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Diving into the Underwater Paradise of the Derawan Islands

Helloindonesia.id – The Derawan Islands are a group of islands located in Berau Regency, East Kalimantan. The Derawan Islands have 3 sub-districts, namely Derawan Island, Maratua, and Big Dipper, Berau. There are at least 4 famous main islands in the archipelago, namely Maratua Island, Derawan Island, Sangalaki Island and Kakaban Island with their own uniqueness. […]

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Two Flavors Beautiful Lake, Labuan Cermin Lake
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Two Flavors Beautiful Lake, Labuan Cermin Lake

Helloindonesia.id – Indonesia is indeed rich in charm. Not only customs and culture, tourist attractions in Indonesia also add to the wealth of this country located on the equator. The island of Borneo, one of the islands that crosses the equator has extraordinary allure. This island, which has quite a large natural wealth, is one […]

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Ngata Dahar
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East Kalimantan
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Ngata Dahar, Alaide Palace dinner by Erau

Helloindonesia.id – On the opening night of Erau, at the palace of the Kutai Sultanate, he maintains a special banquet called Ngata Dahar. The event was carried out after the Sultanate delegation that made water extraction in Kutai Long returned to the palace. The period of this ritual practice is the night after the merging […]

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Delaying the Dragon, Delivering the Heirloom Dragon Back to its Origi
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East Kalimantan
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Delaying the Dragon, Delivering the Heirloom Dragon Back to its Origin

Helloindonesia.id – The seventh day is the peak day of the festivities of the Erau Festival. On this day, there is a series of rituals starting from morning to evening. One of the sacred rituals on this day is stalling the dragon. In this ritual, the delegation of the Kutai Palace delegation paraded a pair […]

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Pulut Nasi, a Delicious-Spicy-Taste Breakfast Menu from Kutai
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East Kalimantan
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Pulut Nasi, a Delicious-Spicy-Taste Breakfast Menu from Kutai

Helloindonesia.id – Like other areas in the archipelago, the people of Kutai have a special dish for dining in the morning. There are various types of jajak (market snacks) that are commonly used as a typical breakfast menu for the people of Kutai. All of these jajak have different flavors, ranging from sweet, savory, to […]

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Belimbur
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East Kalimantan
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Belimbur, the Mass Tradition of Gratitude and Self-Purification

Helloindonesia.id – At the same time as the Keraton entourage that escorted Naga Bini and Naga Laki to Kutai Lama, a series of other rituals were held in front of the Kutai Palace. This series of rituals begins with beumban, begorok, rangga titi, and ends with belimbur. Belimbur is not only the last ritual of […]

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One of the unique traditional trinkets that can be found in the implementation of Erau is the use of coral ponds. A coral pond is a painting or colorful image that serves as the base for the implementation of certain sacred rituals in Erau. This picture or painting is made of rice which is given various colors. The rice is arranged in such a way as to form special motifs, each of which has a specific meaning and function.
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East Kalimantan
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Coral Pond, Ritual Pedestal of Colored Rice

Helloindonesia.id – One of the unique traditional trinkets that can be found in the implementation of Erau is the use of coral ponds. A coral pond is a painting or colorful image that serves as the base for the implementation of certain sacred rituals in Erau. This picture or painting is made of rice which […]

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Beseprah, the Tradition of Mass Breakfast for the People of Kutai
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East Kalimantan
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Beseprah, the Tradition of Mass Breakfast for the People of Kutai

Helloindonesia.id – On the sidelines of the Erau Festival, there is one interesting tradition that deserves to be watched. The tradition is beseprah, a mass breakfast tradition followed by various levels of society, regional officials, and relatives of the Sultanate, including the Sultan and the Crown Prince. Even though the participants came from various social […]

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Beumban, Begorok, and Rangga Titi
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Beumban, Begorok, and Rangga Titi

Helloindonesia.id – After the release ceremony of the dragon -carrying group to Kutai Lama was completed, a number of rituals were held around the Kutai Palace. The rituals are consecutive, namely beumban, begorok, and rangga titi. The whole ritual will be a prelude before the belimbur ritual is performed by all Kutai residents. In the […]

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