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Asean Korea: Unique Traditions of Indonesia before The Start of Ramadhan

 

In a few days, fasting month will start for Moslem all around the world. As a country with the highest number of Moslem in the world, Indonesia also quite eager in embracing the holy month for the devotees.

There are a few of unique traditions done by Indonesian Moslem for welcoming Ramadhan. In this article, we will discuss some of them.

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The Ups and Downs of Being A Javanese Baby

The Javanese is the biggest ethnic groups in Indonesia. From the name, we can guess that the Javanese live in Java Island of Indonesia. The culture of the Javanese is a mix between Muslim and Hindu culture. There are many rituals in the life of Javanese people. After being born, even before one can talk, a Javanese baby will have a few ceremonies waiting ahead of him. In this article we will discuss some of the ceremonies.

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Ky’s Exchange: Seoul Central Mosque

 

What  : Seoul Central Mosque

Where:  Itaewon

When  : 14 January 2012

Who     : One Indonesian friend and yours truly

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