I live in a small town in North Sumatra. It’s called Binjai. Many have said that there is nothing special about this old town. Some may come here for its delicious food, but those who live here often seek entertainment elsewhere. 998 more words
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1. There are many uses for batiks and they include making of sarongs, embroideries and altar cloths.
2. Batik altar cloths have been traditionally used in many occasions like Chinese New Year, weddings, funerals and other ceremonies. 149 more words
After my night account to the Intan in January, I had the privilege of visiting this private museum again twice over the last two months under the kind invitation of its owner, Baba Alvin Yapp. 1,526 more words