Batik Cirebon – History, Patterns, Making-Of

Batik is a vital icon in Indonesia. This is an Indonesian technique of creating art and craft using wax and dye. Batik, categorized as an ancient tradition, has been practiced for centuries in many parts of Indonesia, including in West Java known as Batik Cirebon.  The History of Batik Cirebon  Batik Cirebon is closely related […]

6 Distinct Facts About the 2019 Indonesian General Election You Need to Know

Indonesia had just passed the “hot” atmosphere, especially in politics. In 2019, Indonesia held a general election which was run once in five years to choose a leader for this country.  In that year, the Indonesian people, not only the inhabitants of famous cities in Indonesia but also in other regions, voted for both presidential […]

7 Most Marginalized Indigenous Religions of Indonesia

The first principle of Indonesian political philosophy, Pancasila, demands Indonesian to believe in one God. However, it is only limited to six official religions: Islam, Protestantism, Catholicism, Hinduism, Buddhism, and Confucianism. Other than those big religions, especially the indigenous religions of Indonesia, are often marginalized.  Facts about the Indonesian religion recorded the indigenous religions of […]

7 Legendary Indonesian Soap Operas You Will Always Miss

Recently, Indonesian people are complaining about how uneducated the current soap operas are. They miss the legendary Indonesian soap operas that were entertaining and valuable since they talked about family, funny jokes, and touching love.  Let us teleport into the past and take a trip down to memory lane about the legendary Indonesian soap operas […]

Let’s Laugh With the 7 Most Hilarious Indonesian Comedy Groups

The popular entertainment for the majority of Indonesian is humor. The laughter delivered by TV shows, stand-up comedians, and more importantly, the most hilarious Indonesian comedy groups accompany the audience to fill their days.  There is a long list of comedian groups in Indonesia range from the legendary to the recent ones. Here are the […]

8 Cities With the Worst Traffic in Indonesia

Traffic jam has been the most problematic issue in developing countries including Indonesia. It is not surprising because cities with the worst traffic in Indonesia are the capital city of each province.  A study held by Traffic Scorecard resulted in the traffic jam in particular times impact in different areas. Traffic jam on the whole […]

7 Most Largest Churches in Indonesia You Must Visit

Even though the majority of people in Indonesia are Moslems, there is cultural diversity in any part of life such as tribes, races, languages, and religions. The most largest churches in Indonesia prove how distinct cultures in this archipelago do not negatively influence the existence of a certain religion, Christianity in this case. Moreover, it […]

7 Most Popular Indonesian Actors

Indonesia’s film industry has been growing for the past decade. It is because of the role of excellent and highly talented directors, scriptwriters, cameramen, and more importantly most popular Indonesian actors.  It is actors who show up to the screen and create whether good or bad impression to audiences. Some of the actors become highly […]

Reminiscing the 6 Legendary Television Quiz Shows in Indonesia

Nowadays, the main entertainment for people is social media such as YouTube, Instagram, Snapchat, or Facebook. However, about twenty years ago television had been an excellent entertainment for many people, especially Indonesians. There are soap operas, cartoons, and legendary television quiz shows in Indonesia. “At that time was good old days,” Indonesian people said. The […]

8 Most Famous Indonesian Dangdut Performers

If you are familiar with Bollywood music, it is quite similar to dangdut. Dangdut is very popular in Indonesia, Brunei, and Singapore. This folk music of Indonesia currently mixes it with disco music, hip hop or reggae because most Indonesian dangdut fans are youngsters. Dangdut is a stylistically combination of Hindustani, Arabic, and Malay Folk. […]