Mama Berri, The expert of fabricating bark cloth

Mama Berri is an expert of fabricating bark cloth from Bada Valley, Central Sulawesi. Bark cloth is a type of fabric commonly worn by the people of the Archipelago in the past. Various communities have transformed bark cloth into varieties of clothes. The spread of this type of fabric even expanded to the people of…

The Humbleness of Boti People

The Boti people who inhabit Timor Island are traditional people who are fairly friendly to outside cultures. Yet this does not wither their paths and life choices. Halaika is their belief system, embraced mainly by the Boti people who are still living in the traditional area. There is no prohibition if one were to embrace…

The Sacred Forest of Kanekes People

Nobody knows when the Kanekes people started living in this area, in this territory that has been entrusted by their ancestors, which had been neither expanded nor reduced. According to their perception, human lives on Earth began in Kanekes, which then developed and expanded to various parts of the world. The Kanekes people have often…