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Riau, Wedding

Riau, Wedding

Written by on August 25, 2012 in Sumatra Festivals with 0 Comments

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Riau, wedding,Hotel Ibis, Pekanbaru

Riau, wedding,Hotel Ibis, Pekanbaru

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

Riau, wedding,Hotel Ibis, Pekanbaru Riau, wedding,Hotel Ibis, Pekanbaru Indonesia

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Riau, Bajau Traditional Houses

Riau, Bajau Traditional Houses

Written by on July 27, 2012 in Sumatera Traditional Villages with 0 Comments

Riau, Bajau Traditional Houses The Bajau or Bajaw, also spelled Bajao, Badjau, Badjaw, or Badjao, are an indigenous ethnic group of Maritime Southeast Asia. Bajau continue to live a seaborne lifestyle, making use of small wooden sailing vessels (known as perahu) for voyages through the seas of austronesia. Due to escalated conflicts in their native […]

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Riau, pekanbaru budaya festival

Riau, pekanbaru budaya festival

Written by on July 23, 2012 in Sumatra Festivals with 0 Comments

Riau, pekanbaru budaya festival Before the Americans struck oil, Pekanbaru was little more than a sleepy river port on Sungai Siak. Today it is Indonesia’s oil capital, with all the hustle and bustle of modern cities. Advertisement Pekanbaru’s primary purpose for tourists is as a transit point between ferries from Singapore, but the increased affordability […]

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Riau, Gunung Jantan

Riau, Gunung Jantan

Written by on July 17, 2012 in Sumatra Mountains with 0 Comments

Riau, Gunung Jantan Jantan Although this peak is a lowly 439m high and the hike itself takes just 3 hours in total, it is a worthwhile excursion for people living in Batam and Singapore. In clear weather you can see the tip of the Malaysian peninsula and the city of Singapore from the tower at […]

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Riau, Tari Baluse, dance

Riau, Tari Baluse, dance

Written by on July 11, 2012 in Sumatra Festivals with 0 Comments

Riau, Tari Baluse, dance In connection with the Sumatra Isle of Gold exhibition. performance of warriors sword dance by the Lembaga Pengembangan Kebudayaan Melayu Indonesia at the Asian Civilisation Museum.

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Riau, Lingga, Candidate Sultan Tuanku Abdulrachman

Riau, Lingga, Candidate Sultan Tuanku Abdulrachman

Written by on July 8, 2012 in Sumatera Dynasties with 0 Comments

Riau, Lingga, Candidate Sultan Tuanku Abdulrachman In 1911 the greatgrandfather of this monarch abdicated before the Dutch could depose him and went into exile in Singapore, which before tiogether with the south of Malaysia also was part of the Riau-Lingga sultanate. He was to much opposing the plans of the Dutch to make a regulated […]

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Riau, Zapin Tembung Dance

Riau, Zapin Tembung Dance

Written by on July 8, 2012 in Sumatra Festivals with 0 Comments

Riau, Zapin Tembung Dance Zapin Dance is a dance that is popular in Malaysia and in Indonesia, especially in Malay-populated provinces in Sumatera (Riau Province, Jambi province, Riau Islands Province, North Sumatera, and Bangka-Belitung Islands) and West Kalimantan. It is believed that this dance has been introduced by Arab immigrant, Muslim missionaries from the Middle […]

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