The history of Indonesia’s Independence was preceded by a series of important events, one of them was when Soekarno, Mohammad Hatta and Radjiman Wedyodiningrat were flown to Vietnam to “pick up” a Japanese promise.
Tumpeng has become a symbol of celebration. This iconic cone-shaped rice with various assorted dishes surrounding it, is a splendour on the buffet table where people will joyfully enjoy it together with their community.
I suppose everyone has heard of the Chinese philosophy of Yin and Yang? But what do we understand about it? I personally loved the description of them in terms of the ‘Sunlight playing over a mountain and a valley.’
During the social restriction, the German cultural centre in Indonesia has been running its 2020 agenda by shifting more to digital means, from virtual events to remote language learning programmes.