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Penglipuran Cultural Village

The Penglipuran Cultural Village (photo: Novanirza)

Penglipuran Cultural Village

Penglipuran Ecotourism Village is located in Bangli District. It has an area size of 112 hectares. This tourist spot was awarded the third most beautiful and cleanest village in the world by New York’s Boombastic magazine. It is a unique and exotic environment full of interesting elements such as traditional Balinese housing and temples architecture neatly lined up, green bamboo forests, and cobbled streets. The layout of this village is adapted from the shape of Trimandala, three concentric circles denoting three zones with different levels of function and purity. Discover and enjoy the magic of this place!

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Pisang Bali

This batik motif is usually given by a person to his/her lover who is

Merak Abyorhokokai

The peacock batik motif depicts the bird’s beauty as the focal point of

Buketan Bali

The Balinese bouquet (Buketan Bali) is a floral arrangement and the name is

Barong Bali

The Barong refers to the mythological animal with supra-natural

 

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Kuda Sepasang

For the people of Kupang, having a strong horse is a matter of

Tanah Liek

The word “Tanah Liek” refers to clay in Minang language. It is also known as

Barong Bali

The Barong refers to the mythological animal with supra-natural

Gurdo Solo

Gurdo or garuda bird is the mount of the Indian god Vishnu. As the Sun Bird,

Dayak Taghol

Dayak Taghol has a distinctive style of four curved lines and small dots. This motif represents

Teluk Tomini

This motif illustrates the beauty of underwater life in

Kuda Kupang

Horses symbolize wealth. It contains noble values of virtuous characters that bring

Daun Simpor

This motif is inspired by the Simpor plant (Dillenia Suffruticosa) which is a typical

Kaganga Tanah Rejang

If Batik Besurek combines Arabic calligraphy motifs, then the Kaganga batik takes

Rasamala

The Rasamala Batik motif is associated with a story when the Dutch came

Sandeq

Sandeq Boat is a symbol of the maritime importance of the West Sulawesi region. The greatness of

Bomba Mawar

This motif means sacred love for family, kingdom, and God; It also illustrates

Dayak Kamang

Kamang motif is generally found in the Dayak tribe shield because it is believed to

Kalo Sara

Kalo Sara is a sacred motif for Tolaki ethnic. It is considered as

Gamolan

This motif illustrates Gamolan, a bamboo musical instrument of Lampung that is

Kain Cual

Cual textile tradition has existed since the 17th century. The word “Cual” refers to

Kaharingan

The Kaharingan or ‘tree of life’ based on the Dayak tribes’ belief system. This tree symbolizes

Gumin Tambun

Based on Hindu mythology, this motif symbolizes lucks, abundant wealth, and

Merak Ngeram

The hatching peacock motif has a very deep meaning which refers to the sacrifice and

Asmat Papua

The batik motif illustrates the Asmat’s sacred tribal motifs that are

Gigi Haruan Lidi

The Gigi Haruan Lidi motif is taken from the name of the cork fish and is a symbol of

Malinau Cultural Festival

You will witness a unique competition that might not be found other than in

Sero Tangga

The Sero Tangga illustrates an endearing feeling and sacrifices of a person to fulfil

Pattimura

Pattimura is the name of an Indonesian hero who fought against colonialism in

Tongkonan

Toraja’s traditional house is called Tongkonan. Tongkonan is a place for

Rangkiang

The word “Rangkiang” refers to the rice granary in the Minangkabau language. It symbolizes

Anggrek Tewu

This motif is created based on the local wisdom and philosophy of

Tangerang Herang

Tangerang Herang motif is a symbol of Tangerang city. The Tangerang Herang batik motif consists of

Lontara

The Lontara script itself is a typical ancient script of Bugis and Makassar communities. History records that

Gentala Arasy

Built as high as 80 meters, the tower also highlights the historical side of

Kawung

The Kawung motif was created by Sultan Agung Hanyokrokusumo (1593 – 1645) as a symbolic gift for

Pati-Pati Pinehiku

It symbolizes the hierarchy in society and the social status of the Mekongga

Sido Mulyo

Sidomulyo is one of the classical motifs, which is specifically used for the bride’s costume in

Paqbarre Allo

The word “Barre” means round and “Allo” means the sunlight. This motif is interpreted as

Gonggong Beruntun

This motif illustrates that a person should maintain a positive attitude and

Gajah Way Kambas

The motif illustrates the Lampung’s natural reserve, the Way Kambas. it also symbolizes

Tifa Papua

This motif was derived from traditional Papuan musical instruments,

Rumah Mamuju

the Batik motif illustrates the house of Mamuju King with the stairs, located on the left of the wooden stage house

Durian Pecah

Broken Durian motifs depict the foundation of faith. The second half signifies the mastery of

Pucuk Rebung Riau

Pucuk Rebung symbolizes heart determination in achieving goals, good luck, and

Jupri Kembang Teh

Kembang Teh illustrates the tendrils of tea plants that grow in the highlands of

Pinawetengan

The Pinawetengan Batik pattern was taken from a prehistoric inscription in

Parang Rusak

Another meaning behind this motif is an unconquerable spirit, symbolized by

Waruga

Minahasa batik motifs are adopted from Waruga. Waruga is the

Keluak Daun Pakis

The word “Keluak” is a Minang language which means twisted or tangled. The Motif of

Kerawang Tegak Aceh

The Vertical Upright (Kerawang Tegak) Motif symbolizes a person who has a strong

Tabir Tanjung

Tanjung flower is a type of Cherry tree flower, which is commonly found in

Rutun Penyu

This motif describes the local wisdom which favours modesty and

Buketan Bali

The Balinese bouquet (Buketan Bali) is a floral arrangement and the name is

Hiu Taliyasan

Indonesia is also home to the world’s largest fish, the whale shark (Rhincodon typus). Hiu Taliyasan refers to

Alam Pantai

The word “Alam Pantai” refers to the natural beauty of

Tikar Natuna

The Tikar Natuna motif is adapted from the traditional making of pandanus mats in

Pala Salawaku

This motif illustrates the unique weapons of the Maluku region, namely

Awan Berarak

Awan Berarak is a combination of Dayak motifs and Malay patterns. The word ‘Awan Berarak’ means the

Desa Na Ualu

The Gorga motif of Ualu Village is the symbol of the eight cardinal

Lok Baintan Floating Market

As you can imagine, the most authentic thing is that you can buy things and even

Pisang Bali

This batik motif is usually given by a person to his/her lover who is

Gajah Mungkur

Semantically, it means a huge longing emotion trapped in the

Lipaq Sabe

Lipaq Saqbe contains a simple geometric classical motif with various flower decorations. This textile is

Jumputan Bintang

The word Jumputan means the tie-dye technique, while the word “Bintang” refers to

La Galigo

La Galigo is a literary work of the Buginese Epic that has 300 thousand epic lines. It is considered even

Daun Lada Hitam

The black pepper motif represents the main commodity of Bangka Belitung

Awan Larat Riau

This motif is usually associated with gentleness, wisdom, and

Ceplok Gayo Aceh

The variety of colors shows the differences in society that

Leuit Sijimat

This motif reflects the daily activities of the Baduy tribe in Banten. The main ornaments of batik motif consist of:

Karawo Mahkuta

Mahkuta refers to Gorontalo’s traditional crown. It represents noble characters of

Tidayu

The name of this motif is the acronym of three ethnics namely,

Besurek Rembulan

This batik illustrates praise for God who created the wonderful universe

Samudra

This art painting means to be strong-willed person to pursue

Jagung

The philosophy of the corn motif illustrates the dream and

Mega Mendung

Mega Mendung signifies the cloud. This motif means to stay

Abimanyu Prince

This motif implies a hope that the wearer will have the wisdom of

Kasih Tak Sampai

‘Kasih Tak Sampai’ is an idiom in the Indonesian language which refers to

Mahkota Siger

Siger is the crown of a noblewoman in ancient time. It is a symbol of femininity, strength, and

Insang Ikan

Insang refers to the gills of the fish. This is a typical pattern of Malay ethnic who inhabits

Honai

The Honai is inspired by the traditional house of the Papuan community living in

Bale Lumbu

This motif signifies the welfare of the ancient Sasak society. Bale also symbolizes the

Enggang Dayak

Local people beliefs that hornbills are an incarnation of the Commander of the Birds. It has supernatural

Gonggong Siput

Gonggong (Strombus Turturella) is one type of sea snail found around

Peresean

The Peresean is a game that sometimes some kinds of magic are

Tampuk Manggis Sasirangan

The motif illustrates the philosophy of the mangosteen fruit, which is

Parang Seling

Parang Seling or “alternating daggers” is a royal batik motif. It is a feminine variant of

Tengkawang Ampiek

With its many advantages, the Dayaks use this leaf in ritual ceremonies. This plant is a symbol of

Taiganja

Taiganja is a precious gold pendant that shows the social status of the Kaili family. It is

Ikan tambal

The word “Ikan” refers to fish. The philosophical meaning of Ikan Tambal means is

Pintu Aceh

The motif is inspired by Aceh’s traditional architecture that has

Sekar Jati

Sekar means flower and Jati refers to teak trees that symbolizes a strong mental character that

Burung Bidadari

Bidadari birds are endemic birds in Halmahera. This motif represents an

Raja Ampat

Raja Ampat motif represents the marine life at Raja Ampat archipelago in

Wirasat

Wirasat or divine inspiration is a gift from God. This inspiration is symbolized by

Pucuk Mekar

This motive reflects the joy and gratitude to God over the grace of

Merak Lasem

The peacock is considered to be the king of the birds. It represents

Bintik Tujuh

The Bintik Tujuh (Seven Dots) motif has 7 white spots and green color gradation as

Gedhog Kembang Waluh

a combination of Javanese cultural motif of the Majapahit kingdom (XII-XIV century) with

Penari Melayu

Penari Melayu illustrates the traditional dance of Malay ethnic in

Manguni Minahasa

Manguni is identified as the symbol of the Minahasa people. Manguni is known as a

Pohon Hayat (Tree of Life)

The Batik motifs in Lampung are dominated by the acculturation of Buddhist and

Wakatobi

It symbolizes the coastal beauty of the Wakatobi island and the symbol of Patra symbolizes

Daun Sirih

This motif illustrates betel leaves that are used by Lombok communities as traditional

Ake Patra

Ake is related to the divinity and the composition of the universe. It is a symbol of