Kalimantan Festivals

Kalimantan Tong Tong Fair, The Haque, Netherlands 2011

Kalimantan Tong Tong Fair, The Haque, Netherlands 2011

Written by on August 27, 2012 in Kalimantan Festivals with 0 Comments

Kalimantan Tong Tong Fair, The Haque,  Netherlands 2011 The Tong Tong Fair (formerly known as Pasar Malam Besar) is the largest festival in the world for Indo (European-Indonesian) culture, held annually in The Netherlands. In 2009 it was renamed to ‘Tong Tong Fair’. Established in 1959 it is one of the oldest festivals and the […]

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Kalimantan, Tarian Naga, Dance

Kalimantan, Tarian Naga, Dance

Written by on August 8, 2012 in Kalimantan Festivals with 0 Comments

Kalimantan, Tarian Naga, Dance Dragon dance is played in the house owned by ethnic Dayak Betang on May 20, 2008. Thadeus Yus of Dayak Tribal Council said, “This event Dayak community celebration. All ethnicities are invited, including Chinese. Prohibition Cap Goh Meh is exclusive to the Chinese people. “

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Kalimantan, Dayak Adat Dress

Kalimantan, Dayak Adat Dress

Written by on August 8, 2012 in Kalimantan Festivals with 0 Comments

Kalimantan, Dayak Adat Dress The Dayak or Dyak are the peoples indigenous to Borneo. It is a loose term for over 200 riverine and hill-dwelling ethnic subgroups, located principally in the interior of Borneo, each with its own dialect, customs, laws, territory and culture, although common distinguishing traits are readily identifiable. Dayaks are categorised as […]

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South Kalimantan, Banjar Wedding

South Kalimantan, Banjar Wedding

Written by on August 8, 2012 in Kalimantan Festivals with 0 Comments

South Kalimantan, Banjar Wedding The Banjar or Banjarese (Urang Banjar in Banjarese language; اورڠ بنجر in Jawi script) are a coastal, native ethnic group that settled in Tanah Laut and Banjarmasin in the south and in Hulu Sungai in the north of South Kalimantan, Indonesia, the second largest city on the island of Borneo. Several […]

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West Kalimantan, Tayan, Sanggau, Wedding

West Kalimantan, Tayan, Sanggau, Wedding

Written by on August 7, 2012 in Kalimantan Festivals with 0 Comments

West Kalimantan, Tayan, Sanggau, Wedding Sanggau is a regency in Province of West Kalimantan, Indonesia. It is situated in the middle and in the northern part of the province, with an area of 12,857.70 km² and a population density of 32 inhabitants per km² in 2010.

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West Kalimanta, Pontianak, Cap Go Meh, Lantern Festival

West Kalimanta, Pontianak, Cap Go Meh, Lantern Festival

Written by on August 1, 2012 in Kalimantan Festivals with 0 Comments

West Kalimanta, Pontianak, Cap Go Meh, Lantern Festival The 15th days of Lunar New Year, or better known as Cap Go Meh forms the highlight of any Chinese New Year Celebration. Especially in Singkawang, West Kalimantan, Indonesia. In Singkawang, the town known for its production of fine Chinese ceramics, The peak of the festival and […]

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Kalimantan, Dayak wedding

Kalimantan, Dayak wedding

Written by on July 29, 2012 in Kalimantan Festivals with 0 Comments

Kalimantan, Dayak wedding During ceremony or hosting important guests they cut pigs, buffalo or chicken. So these kind of meat only made available during ceremony. Side income for them is collecting rattan, taping rubber, and resine in the forest. The Dayak is very skillful in weaving by rattan, they make hats, mat, basket, and others […]

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South Kalimantan,Lembaga Adat, Kekerabatan

South Kalimantan,Lembaga Adat, Kekerabatan

Written by on July 28, 2012 in Kalimantan Festivals with 0 Comments

South Kalimantan,Lembaga Adat,  Kekerabatan The Tong Tong Fair in The Hague is the biggest Eurasian fair in the world. The event is a sensory stimulating blend of cultural festival, exhibition and food fest rolled into one, held in an archipelago of tents and stands. One of the biggest attractions is the Tong Tong Festival, with […]

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