Kebatinan, Indonesian Spiritual religious tradition

Kebatinan, also called Kejawen, Agama Jawa and Kepercayaan is a Javanese religious tradition, consisting of an amalgam of animistic,Buddhist, Hindu and Islamic, especially Sufi, beliefs and practices. It is rooted in the Javanese history and religiosity, syncretizing aspects of different religions. Definitions The term kebatinan is being used interchangeably with kejawen, Agama Jawa and Kepercayaan,…

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Balinese people

The Balinese (Indonesian: Suku Bali) are an ethnic group native to the Indonesian island of Bali. Balinese population of 4.2 million (1.7% of Indonesia’s population) live mostly on the island of Bali, making up 89% of the island’s population. There are also significant populations on the island of Lombok, and in the eastern-most regions of…

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List of Places of Interest in West Nusa Tenggara (NTB)

West Nusa Tenggara is one of the provinces in Indonesia, which has two large islands of Sumbawa and Lombok Island. Indeed, when compared, these two islands have different sights and a lot of people who tend to be more interested in coming to the island of Lombok because the beauty nature has to offer very…

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Dance in Indonesia (Indonesian: Tarian Indonesia) reflects the country’s diversity of ethnicities and cultures

Dance in Indonesia (Indonesian: Tarian Indonesia) reflects the country’s diversity of ethnicities and cultures Dance in Indonesia (Indonesian: Tarian Indonesia) reflects the country’s diversity of ethnicities and cultures. There are more than 700 ethnic groups in Indonesia: Austronesian roots and Melanesian tribal forms are visible, and influences ranging from neighboring Asian and even western styles through…

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