Get to Know The Tengger Tribe in Mount Bromo

When we hear Mount Bromo, we automatically remember its famous nature and view as tourist attraction. Mount Bromo is well known for its beautiful sunrise, green and fresh Teletubbies hill, also elegant Pasir Berbisik desert. But beside its tourist attraction, we must know that there is a tribe living around Mount Bromo called Tengger tribe. […]

8 Most Common Indonesian Surnames

Indonesians give their children Indonesian names in various ways. With more than 17,000 islands and a variety of local languages and languages, Indonesia does not have one specific rule in naming. Some certain tribes have clan names passed down from parents to their children. Other tribes do not know family names. The concept of family […]

The Extreme Facts of Finger Cutting Tradition in Indonesia

Dani is one of the many ethnic groups that exist or settle or inhabit the Central Highlands, Papua, Indonesia and inhabit the entire Jayawijaya regency and some Puncak Jaya regency. Dani’s population is approximately 25,000 inhabitants. Dani tribe is a group of tribes that inhabit the Baliem Valley region in the Central Highlands, Papua. Their […]

The History of Asmat Tribe Indonesia

Asmat is a tribe that located West papua. Some of them inhabit the hinterlands and the coast of Papua. This tribe has a unique life order in terms of its political, social, cultural, economic, and belief systems. They have different ways of life, social structure and ritual. Every village in Asmat region is usually inhabited […]

10 Most Famous Tribes in Indonesia

Indonesia is a plural country with with various cultures, language, religion,and race which is recognized by the international world. Indonesian cultures are very unique and precious. Cultures have become an identity for Indonesian people. Indonesian local cultures are attracting the foreigners to come to Indonesia. Nowadays, some of Indonesian tribes even getting popular among the […]

8 Indigenous Tribes of Indonesia – Characteristics

Some of us now that Indonesia is indeed one great country with its potential of anything good, anything special even in the times back then or until now. You know there are some people pf Indonesia that has  their own unique ethnics. Like Chinese, and Javanese for example. But here’s a fact for you. There […]

Baduy Tribe – Culture – Customs – Traditions

The Baduy community has always adhered to all the customs and rules set by their Pu’un (Head of Customs). Compliance with these customs is an absolute standstill rule to live together. Baduy tribe in general has divided into 3 villages, such as: Cibeo, Cikeusik, and Cikertawarna. In addition, driven by strong beliefs, almost the entire […]

Tana Toraja Death Rituals – Funeral Ceremony

Toraja people are one of native people in Indonesian Tribes that lives in South Sulawesi, Indonesia. Most of the ethnic descendants are living in Tana Toraja or Toraja Land in the middle of Sulawesi island, about 300 km north of Makassar, the capital city of South Sulawesi province. People of Toraja adheres to animism, which sees […]

Top 31 Indonesian Tribes List – History and Cultures

Indonesia is a big archipelago, consists of more than 17.000 islands. With that many islands, Indonesia consists of more than 1000 tribes. Some tribes are bigger than the other, and some tribes are considered as sub-tribes of the bigger tribes. Each of these tribes has their own uniqueness and cultures, which contribute to Indonesia’s rich […]

Bali Tribes – History & Traditions

Bali is one of the island in Indonesia with its capital Denpasar. Bali is an island which is called paradise island. Then, it is one of the islands that called as paradise. Most of people who have traveled and has great views for foreign tourists and local tourists. Thus, the area has a magnificent beauty […]