(Weekly Photo Challenge) : The Mini Kujang


This is about curve. Kujang (read : koo-junk) is a curved traditional dagger from Sundanese people who concentrated in West Java. It is derived from agricultural civilization as Sundanese is farming society. Kujang has got magical power and it is originally derived from the word kudihyang (Kudi and Hyang (The Almighty) or ujang which means human. It…

(Reflection) : Halal Bacang (肉粽) or Zongzi (粽子)


Bacang (肉粽) or Zongzi (粽子) has already been well-known in Indonesia along with Chinese immigrations hundred years ago. Then, the dish -which is still one roof with lemper, lontong, arem-arem etc- derives into two versions in accordance to the condition and religious reason. The first is surely traditional bacang which in many ocassions is filled…

(Weekly Photo Challenge) : Purity Letters


It’s been almost one year again when the school year is almost over. I’ve passed through many periods during the year. Teaching needs preparations, process, patience and passions. Especially I teach Elementary School and 3rd graders (only 3 classes for 4 graders). The students are so diverse, from seriously willing learners, mood swingers, little bit…

Welcome Ramazan, Ramazan Mubarak For All


Welcome Ramazan, Ramazan Mubarak May Allah bless us in this holy month And deep condolence for Muhamad Ali’s passing away It’s a blessing moment where we are about to meet this gracious month. For this moment, I created some E-card for all, and multilingual (not totally). May Allah bless us (once more) Release us from…