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Lila Bhawa on the move...

Lila Bhawa has been gathering, practising and rehearsing different kinds of Indonesian dances from West Java to Bali the past two months :)

We have new dancers joining as well, so it has been very exciting :D… 69 more words


Jember Wonderful Place for Me

Jember Regency is a regency (kabupaten) of East Java, Indonesia.

Jember is unique regency that I know and I find. Yeah there is many ethnic groups are mingled and live together in there.Most of its population are… 180 more words


Andhe Andhe Lumut


By the end of next month, I’ll have been playing gamelan for eight years. I started out very timidly in the UC Davis Gamelan Ensemble, jammed once with the Evergreen State College instructor in Olympia, twice with the Geidai arts university in Okinawa, a year with the Los Angeles consulate, and now over a year at the Indonesian Embassy. 96 more words

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Happy Independence Day Suriname

Hiep Hiep Hooray!!! Today Suriname and Surinamese people celebrates the 39th Independence Day. On November 25, 1975 there was the day that we were no longer in the hands of the Netherlands, the Dutch people, and paved our own way as an independent country in South America. 345 more words


About the Javanese cities of Yogyakarta and Surakarta; the special status.

The cities of Yogyakarta and Surakarta are located in Central Java, only about 60 km apart. They are of an approximately similar size with similar populations. 1,201 more words


LUNCH / DINNER RULE #3 : AYAM UNGKEP (Chicken Cooked with Turmeric & Coriander Seeds)

Level : Easy

Serve : 2-3 people


  • 5-6 pieces of chicken
  • 1 onion (chopped)
  • 1 stalk lemongrass (crushed)
  • 2 inches ginger (sliced)
  • Chilies; small (the amount is up to your preferences)
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Arjuna Wiwaha: Kakawin - I

Arjuna wiwaha is a ballad about the victory of Arjuna in heaven. It not only draws on heroics of Arjuna but also on the themes of what yoga is and how a yogi should be. 739 more words