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Tri Agung Buddhist Shrine

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Tri Agung Buddhist Shrine

Enjoying the beauty of the beach and discovering spiritual place at the same time, why not? Feel free to pamper yourself with inner peace while visiting the historic Buddhist shrine in Tikus Island. This holy place is surrounded by a clean beach with scenic views of beautiful granite stones.

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Tri Agung Buddhist Shrine

Tourist Attractions in Bangka Belitung

Bangka Belitung

Batik Motifs

Daun Simpor

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

Biji Kopi

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

Kain Cual

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

Daun Lada Hitam

The black pepper motif represents the main commodity of Bangka Belitung

 

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Motifs

Rasamala

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

Jagung

The philosophy of the corn motif illustrates the dream and

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

Durian Pecah

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

Lontara

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

Jumputan Bintang

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

Ukir Sentani

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

Gorga Simeol-Meol

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

Merak Ngeram

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

Gigi Haruan Lidi

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

Sekomandi

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

Samudra

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

Karawo Pinang

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

Tabir Tanjung

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

Tifa Totobuang

The batik motifs illustrate Maluku’s traditional music instrument called

Pattimura

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

Pintu Aceh

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

Gajah Way Kambas

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

Lok Baintan Floating Market

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

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

Anggrek Tewu

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

Pantai Ambon

Ambon city batik depicts the natural wealth and marine life of

Keluak Daun Pakis

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

Ondel-ondel

Ondel – ondel is Betawi traditional icons. This motif signifies

Besurek Rafflesia

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

Dayak Kamang

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

Buketan Bali

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

Bunga Raye

Raye Flower motif also represents a wish for

Bayam Raja

The Raja Bayam Sasirangan motif illustrates the social status of

Daun Simpor

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

Kamaro Timika

This motif is inspired by sacred symbols of Kamaro communities in

Tikar Natuna

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

Waruga

Minahasa batik motifs are adopted from Waruga. Waruga is the

Karawo Mahkuta

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

Bale Lumbu

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

Gedhog Kembang Waluh

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

Pala Salawaku

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

Sero Tangga

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

Srimanganti

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

Kaharingan

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

Leuit Sijimat

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

Daun Lada Hitam

The black pepper motif represents the main commodity of Bangka Belitung

Mahkota Siger

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

Asmat Papua

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

Kalo Sara

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

Besurek Rembulan

This batik illustrates praise for God who created the wonderful universe

Sinaran

This pattern originates from Cirebon. It represents the reflection of

Wakatobi

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

Barong Bali

The Barong refers to the mythological animal with supra-natural

Awan Larat Riau

This motif is usually associated with gentleness, wisdom, and

Kuda Kupang

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

Honai

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

Peresean

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

Tengkawang Ampiek

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

Tangerang Herang

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

Parang Seling

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

Tenun Bima

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

Tubo Kelapa

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

Malinau Cultural Festival

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

Ceplok Gayo Aceh

The variety of colors shows the differences in society that

Tongkonan

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

Merak Lasem

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

Burung Bidadari

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

Kerawang Datar

This motif symbolizes the embodiment of of religious values for

Dayak Taghol

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

Kain Cual

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

Mega Mendung

Mega Mendung signifies the cloud. This motif means to stay

Tanah Liek

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

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

Rutun Penyu

This motif describes the local wisdom which favours modesty and

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,

Kuda Sepasang

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

Gonggong Beruntun

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

Singayaksa

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

Kasih Tak Sampai

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

Desa Na Ualu

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

Prada Papua

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

Paqbarre Allo

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

Tampuk Manggis Sasirangan

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

Parang Rusak

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

Alam Pantai

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

Gonggong Siput

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

Wirasat

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

Pati-Pati Pinehiku

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

Bintik Tujuh

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

Biji Kopi

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

Sekar Jati

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

Pucuk Rebung Riau

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

Pinawetengan

The Pinawetengan Batik pattern was taken from a prehistoric inscription in

Hiu Taliyasan

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

Bekantan Pakis

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

Ake Patra

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

Abimanyu Prince

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

Bomba Mawar

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

Gamolan

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

Gumin Tambun

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