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Tanjung Lesung Coral Conservation

Tanjung Lesung Coral Conservation (photo: Jateng Today)

Tanjung Lesung Coral Conservation

What about an underwater experience in Banten? If you are up for it and you love the sea, Tanjung Lesung is the perfect location to witness one of the places for the preservation and development of corals. A guide will explain the visitors the marine animal species and corals. During this tour, visitors will learn how to transplant corals and many things about safeguarding these wonders of nature.

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Tanjung Lesung Coral Conservation

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Batik Motifs

Srimanganti

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

Tangerang Herang

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

Leuit Sijimat

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

Singayaksa

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

 

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Motifs

Manguni Minahasa

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

Besurek Rembulan

This batik illustrates praise for God who created the wonderful universe

Dayak Taghol

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

Pantai Ambon

Ambon city batik depicts the natural wealth and marine life of

Karawo Pinang

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

Gentala Arasy

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

Anggrek Tewu

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

Prada Papua

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

Honai

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

Rumah Mamuju

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

Gurdo Solo

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

Leuit Sijimat

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

Raja Ampat

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

Jupri Kembang Teh

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

Rasamala

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

Penari Melayu

Penari Melayu illustrates the traditional dance of Malay ethnic in

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

Lontara

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

Desa Na Ualu

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

Kamaro Timika

This motif is inspired by sacred symbols of Kamaro communities in

Kuda Kupang

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

Sandeq

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

Dayak Kamang

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

Ikan tambal

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

Tidayu

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

Hiu Taliyasan

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

Waruga

Minahasa batik motifs are adopted from Waruga. Waruga is the

Pattimura

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

Abimanyu Prince

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

Awan Larat Riau

This motif is usually associated with gentleness, wisdom, and

Gamolan

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

Sinaran

This pattern originates from Cirebon. It represents the reflection of

Singayaksa

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

Kerawang Datar

This motif symbolizes the embodiment of of religious values for

Tifa Totobuang

The batik motifs illustrate Maluku’s traditional music instrument called

Kalo Sara

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

Gonggong Siput

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

Keluak Daun Pakis

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

Merak Ngeram

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

Bomba Mawar

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

Mega Mendung

Mega Mendung signifies the cloud. This motif means to stay

Karawo Mahkuta

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

Awan Berarak

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

Samudra

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

Tongkonan

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

Daun Sirih

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

Taiganja

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

Asmat Papua

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

Pala Salawaku

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

Tampuk Manggis Sasirangan

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

Rangkiang

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

Pinawetengan

The Pinawetengan Batik pattern was taken from a prehistoric inscription in

Kawung

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

Pintu Aceh

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

Tengkawang Ampiek

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

Bintik Tujuh

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

Gorga Simeol-Meol

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

Angsa Duo

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

Teguh Bersatu

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

Mahkota Siger

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

Pucuk Mekar

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

Teluk Tomini

This motif illustrates the beauty of underwater life in

Buketan Bali

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

Malinau Cultural Festival

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

Pucuk Rebung Riau

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

Jagung

The philosophy of the corn motif illustrates the dream and

Parang Rusak

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

Cengkeh

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

Kasih Tak Sampai

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

Gajah Way Kambas

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

Srimanganti

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

Bayam Raja

The Raja Bayam Sasirangan motif illustrates the social status of

Gajah Mungkur

Semantically, it means a huge longing emotion trapped in the

Ceplok Gayo Aceh

The variety of colors shows the differences in society that

Tikar Natuna

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

Ukir Sentani

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

Kuda Sepasang

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

Gigi Haruan Lidi

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

Sido Mulyo

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

Rutun Penyu

This motif describes the local wisdom which favours modesty and

Pisang Bali

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

Kaganga Tanah Rejang

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

Tabir Tanjung

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

Lipaq Sabe

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

Ondel-ondel

Ondel – ondel is Betawi traditional icons. This motif signifies

Sekomandi

Its philosophical meaning is the eternal union which refers to a saying “until death do us part”

Sero Tangga

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

Jumputan Bintang

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

Gedhog Kembang Waluh

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

Tangerang Herang

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

Wirasat

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

Ake Patra

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

Bunga Raye

Raye Flower motif also represents a wish for

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

Barong Bali

The Barong refers to the mythological animal with supra-natural

Bekantan Pakis

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

Salakanagara

Salakanagara batik motif illustrates the first kingdom in the Betawi land

Banji Cirebon

The Banji motif is the symbol of protection and