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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

Kasih Tak Sampai

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

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

 

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Indonesian

Batik

Motifs

Tenun Bima

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

Kaharingan

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

Mahkota Siger

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

Rumah Mamuju

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

Samudra

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

Pucuk Mekar

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

Gonggong Siput

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

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

Bayam Raja

The Raja Bayam Sasirangan motif illustrates the social status of

Jagung

The philosophy of the corn motif illustrates the dream and

Kalo Sara

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

Rasamala

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

Ceplok Gayo Aceh

The variety of colors shows the differences in society that

Durian Pecah

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

Prada Papua

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

Burung Bidadari

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

Desa Na Ualu

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

Bomba Mawar

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

Karawo Pinang

Pinang refers to the Palm areca tree. This motif is considered as the original

Dayak Kamang

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

Insang Ikan

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

Kamaro Timika

This motif is inspired by sacred symbols of Kamaro communities in

Gamolan

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

Kawung

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

Pala Salawaku

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

Tengkawang Ampiek

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

Tanah Liek

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

Kasih Tak Sampai

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

Bultiya

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

Pintu Aceh

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

Teluk Tomini

This motif illustrates the beauty of underwater life in

Gorga Simeol-Meol

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

Jupri Kembang Teh

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

Pohon Hayat (Tree of Life)

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

Gajah Mungkur

Semantically, it means a huge longing emotion trapped in the

Singayaksa

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

Abimanyu Prince

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

Tampuk Manggis Sasirangan

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

Desa Na Tolu

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

Besurek Rafflesia

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

Bekantan Pakis

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

Tongkonan

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

Wakatobi

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

Penari Melayu

Penari Melayu illustrates the traditional dance of Malay ethnic in

Alam Pantai

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

Bale Lumbu

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

Awan Berarak

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

Ikan tambal

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

Raja Ampat

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

Sido Mulyo

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

Sekar Jati

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

Banji Cirebon

The Banji motif is the symbol of protection and

Ukir Sentani

The Ukir motif is a batik motif that is inspired by various traditional Sentani wood carvings

Gonggong Beruntun

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

Lipaq Sabe

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

Daun Simpor

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

Kuda Sepasang

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

Bunga Raye

Raye Flower motif also represents a wish for

Angsa Duo

According to legend, the Angso duo batik motif is a pair of swans that are believed to have led Princess

Gentala Arasy

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

Keluak Daun Pakis

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

Lok Baintan Floating Market

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

Pucuk Rebung Riau

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

Srimanganti

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

Kuda Kupang

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

Wirasat

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

Gumin Tambun

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

Sero Tangga

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

Pisang Bali

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

Salakanagara

Salakanagara batik motif illustrates the first kingdom in the Betawi land

Taiganja

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

Dayak Taghol

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

Sinaran

This pattern originates from Cirebon. It represents the reflection of

Mega Mendung

Mega Mendung signifies the cloud. This motif means to stay

Ondel-ondel

Ondel – ondel is Betawi traditional icons. This motif signifies

Tabir Tanjung

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

Parang Seling

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

Tidayu

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

Biji Kopi

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

Rutun Penyu

This motif describes the local wisdom which favours modesty and

Enggang Dayak

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

Tifa Totobuang

The batik motifs illustrate Maluku’s traditional music instrument called

Pati-Pati Pinehiku

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

Besurek Rembulan

This batik illustrates praise for God who created the wonderful universe

Barong Bali

The Barong refers to the mythological animal with supra-natural

Waruga

Minahasa batik motifs are adopted from Waruga. Waruga is the

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

Daun Lada Hitam

The black pepper motif represents the main commodity of Bangka Belitung

Gigi Haruan Lidi

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

Hiu Taliyasan

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

Paqbarre Allo

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

Tikar Natuna

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

Gurdo Solo

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

Bintik Tujuh

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

Jumputan Bintang

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

Leuit Sijimat

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

Pattimura

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

Ake Patra

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