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Jemur Island

Jemur Island (photo: Riau.go.id)

Jemur Island in Rokan Hilir

Jemur Island is a unique destination for your vacation in Riau. This island is a hidden paradise located in Rokan Hilir Bagansiapiapi. Jemur Island also has natural caves and a natural conservation area for turtles. The island is used as turtles’ nesting habitat. Known for its panoramic view with coral islands and beautiful golden sands, this island also becomes a great destination for fishing, forest workshop, and water sport.

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Jemur Island in Rokan Hilir

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Batik Motifs

Awan Larat Riau

This motif is usually associated with gentleness, wisdom, and

Tabir Tanjung

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

Pucuk Rebung Riau

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

Kasih Tak Sampai

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

 

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Kasih Tak Sampai

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

Pantai Ambon

Ambon city batik depicts the natural wealth and marine life of

Kaharingan

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

Peresean

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

Ondel-ondel

Ondel – ondel is Betawi traditional icons. This motif signifies

Gonggong Beruntun

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

Bomba Mawar

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

Bekantan Pakis

This motif represents Pakis Haji (Polystichum setiferum), an endemic plant in

Daun Simpor

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

Paqbarre Allo

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

Biji Kopi

The coffee seeds motif illustrates the pride of local coffee specialities in

Pucuk Mekar

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

Tubo Kelapa

Coconut tree is a symbol of a good character and strong mentality. It illustrates the more success a person, the more

Tikar Natuna

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

Rutun Penyu

This motif describes the local wisdom which favours modesty and

Parang Seling

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

Samudra

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

Pucuk Rebung Riau

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

Bale Lumbu

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

Gurdo Solo

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

Kamaro Timika

This motif is inspired by sacred symbols of Kamaro communities in

Jupri Kembang Teh

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

Kerawang Datar

This motif symbolizes the embodiment of of religious values for

Raja Ampat

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

Jumputan Bintang

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

Rasamala

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

Hiu Taliyasan

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

Kerawang Tegak Aceh

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

Anggrek Tewu

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

Gonggong Siput

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

Buketan Bali

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

Kain Cual

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

Kuda Sepasang

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

Gajah Mungkur

Semantically, it means a huge longing emotion trapped in the

Kaganga Tanah Rejang

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

Lontara

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

Enggang Dayak

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

Malinau Cultural Festival

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

Sinaran

This pattern originates from Cirebon. It represents the reflection of

Lipaq Sabe

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

Gentala Arasy

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

Sido Mulyo

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

Sero Tangga

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

Manguni Minahasa

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

Srimanganti

The name of the Srimanganti motif is derived from Palace’s hallway that connects to

Tifa Totobuang

The batik motifs illustrate Maluku’s traditional music instrument called

Jagung

The philosophy of the corn motif illustrates the dream and

Gajah Way Kambas

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

Cengkeh

The clove flower motif is the main commodity of the Tolitoli Regency. This motif represents

Daun Sirih

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

Rangkiang

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

Parang Rusak

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

Honai

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

Mahkota Siger

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

Gorga Simeol-Meol

The Gorga Simeol-meol is a pattern of plant tendrils. it is regarded as a symbol of longevity and

Bultiya

The word ‘Bultiya’ is an acronym of the three major tribes in North Kalimantan, namely

Waruga

Minahasa batik motifs are adopted from Waruga. Waruga is the

Pisang Bali

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

Sandeq

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

Merak Ngeram

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

Tongkonan

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

Dayak Kamang

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

Awan Larat Riau

This motif is usually associated with gentleness, wisdom, and

Singayaksa

The Singayaksa motif comes from the name of a place where Sultan Hasanuddin used to

Gamolan

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

Bintik Tujuh

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

Burung Bidadari

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

Besurek Rafflesia

The term “Basurek” refers to a textile that contains letters or inscriptions

Pintu Aceh

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

Ceplok Gayo Aceh

The variety of colors shows the differences in society that

Tangerang Herang

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

Asmat Papua

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

Pati-Pati Pinehiku

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

Banji Cirebon

The Banji motif is the symbol of protection and

Mega Mendung

Mega Mendung signifies the cloud. This motif means to stay

Teluk Tomini

This motif illustrates the beauty of underwater life in

Wakatobi

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

Prada Papua

The word “Prada” in the Javanese-Indonesian dialect means a batik textile that

Desa Na Ualu

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

Durian Pecah

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

Abimanyu Prince

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

Tenun Bima

The motifs are adopted from Bima woven textile. This pattern has received a great

Tampuk Manggis Sasirangan

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

Ikan tambal

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

Daun Lada Hitam

The black pepper motif represents the main commodity of Bangka Belitung

Insang Ikan

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

Desa Na Tolu

The Desa Na Tolu characteristic pattern symbolizes the Batak philosophy of existence and

Kalo Sara

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

Dayak Taghol

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

Barong Bali

The Barong refers to the mythological animal with supra-natural

Besurek Rembulan

This batik illustrates praise for God who created the wonderful universe

Keluak Daun Pakis

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

Leuit Sijimat

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

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

Pattimura

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

Tabir Tanjung

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

Salakanagara

Salakanagara batik motif illustrates the first kingdom in the Betawi land

Ake Patra

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

Teguh Bersatu

This batik motif shows the strength of the people of Kupang. It also represents a sense of