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Yogyakarta, Java

After a two-hour flight from Lombok, I set foot in Yogyakarta, Java. Half of Indonesia’s population lives on this island (143 million people), making it one of the most populated places in the world, and I can feel it. 780 more words

Studio Biru


            Bukan karena bangunannya berwarna biru apalagi dipakai untuk membuat film biru kalau tempat ini disebut Studio Biru. Studio Biru adalah sebuah bangunan, aku dan teman-temanku biasa menyebut sanggar, tempat adik-adik di Ripungan, Prambanan, Yogyakarta, biasa berkumpul, bermain dan belajar. 363 more words

Tawur Agung Kesanga di Candi Prambanan

Hari Raya Nyepi tahun ini jatuh pada hari senin tanggal 31 Maret 2014, itu artinya libur panjang alias long weekend. Seperti biasa, sebelum Hari Raya Nyepi umat Hindu Dharma Indonesia melakukan beberapa upacara keagamaan, antara lain Upacara Melasti dan Upacara Tawur Agung Kesanga. 767 more words

Seni Dan Budaya

The Legend of Rara Jonggrang

Once upon a time, there was a prosperous kingdom ruled by a wise king. The people of this thriving kingdom lived in harmony, and it was in this setting that Prince Bandung Bondowoso was raised. 793 more words

Travel Diaries: Yogyakarta (Part 1)

I’ve traveled to Yogyakarta several times. The second city which I loved besides Bali.
My friends were there for holiday because we have longweekend on Monday. 526 more words


Yogyakarta Temple tour: visit to Borobudur and Prambanan

Last year, I supervised international students on a fieldtrip to Yogyakarta (pronounced Jogja by Indonesian friends) to see geothermal manifestations and power plants. Of course, in any field trip, the cultural aspect of the place should not be missed (*wink wink*), so just before our afternoon return flight we visited two of Jogja’s most famous sites: Borobudur and Prambanan Temples. 1,017 more words


Photo Friday: Sita and Trijata

This is one of the groups that performs the Ramayana Ballet in Jogja-style instead of Solo-style dance, which is an interesting change.