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  • Legend of Bukit Batu
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    THE ORIGIN OF BUKIT BATU Bukit Batu , now better known as the Hermitage for National Hero and Central Kalimantan Hero Tjilik Riwut, located in Central Kalimantan. Currently, by the Government of Central Kalimantan ,it has been established as a spiritual attractions. A long story  of the emergence of Bukit Batu hermitage begins with the […]

    Tiwah,the Ritual of Death by the Dayak of Central Borneo
    Sejumlah ahli waris yang dipimpin oleh pemuka agama Hindu Kaharingan

    Tiwah ritual is a procession that is intended to deliver ancestral spirits of relatives who has passed away to the afterlife by way of cleanse and move the rest of the body from the grave to a place called sandung. Ritual tiwah is unique and distinctive culture, because it is only done by the Dayak […]

    Bapapai tradition in Central Borneo
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    Indigenous Cultural of  Bakumpai Tribes, called “Bapapai” is still alive and thriving among the inland of Central Kalimantan Province. The cultural traditions are held mainly in the process of traditional tribal marriage of  Bakumpai.  Bapapai Ritual, is an event of flower bathing by bride held at night, usually after the ceremony on  8:00 PM until 10:00 […]

    A Hundreds of years Baluntang , an Unrecorded Cultural Statue
    baluntang sculptur dayak maanyan central borneo

    Peoples of Dayak Maanyan calls it Baluntang, while in Dayak Ngaju it’s called Sapundu. Both of it has an almost same shape and function. Its age are hundreds.  Unfortunately, this archaeological heritage has not been officially registered  by the government Generally, for the dayak Maanyan, especially for those who embrace the Hindu Kaharingan religion , […]

    BADEWA, Disease Healing Ritual of Bakumpai
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    BADEWA, is one of the typical rituals of Bakumpai Tribe which is a sub of Dayak Ngaju Tribe . The ceremony aims to heal the sick in , or in banjar languaged known as Batatamba. Badewa ritual grown and developed before Islam entered the Barito Kuala district. Starting from a family that is still relatively […]

    Dayak Tribe of Central Kalimantan
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    A Glance Explanation of Dayak Tribe of Central Kalimantan  The three big Dayak tribes who inhabit this province are Ngaju, Ot Danum, and Ma’anyan Ot Siang. Ngaju, like some other tribes, moves from one region to another. They adhere to the old Kaharingan religion, which is the form of ancestor worship, mixed with animism elements. […]

    Death Ceremony of Dayak Maanyan tribe
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    This funeral is a Kaharingan religious heritage  embraced by most  dayak Ma’anyan in antiquity time Dayak Ma’anyan , like many other dayak’s sub tribe was originally practiced the old Kaharingan religion, which is the form of ancestor worship, mixed with animism elements, that to date are strongly influence the culture inherited to new generations that pratices Samawi religious (mostly […]

    Wadi , Central Borneo’s Tyipical Culinary
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    In Indonesia, especially in Kalimantan, there are many different kinds of cuisine or specialties from different areas, whether it is a native food from the region or adaptations from other regions. In Central Borneo, there are many types of  typical cuisine of the region, and this article is about the typical cuisine that are well […]



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     Kotawaringin Timur     Katingan
     Kotawaringin Barat     Lamandau 
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     Seruyan
     Sukamara