Danau Biru Cigaru, Primadona Tangerang Yang Mulai Bersolek


Terkadang yang ditinggalkan manusia itu menjelma jadi keindahan baru, walaupun awalnya hanya berupa bekas penggalian, namun atas kehendak-Nya jadilah tempat yang indah. Maksudnya adalah, seringkali bekas penambangan yang tak terpakai lagi itu lambat laun akan tergenang dan menjadi danau-danau baru yang kadang menjadi atraksi wisata baru dan menarik banyak pengunjung. Memviralkan sesuatu juga ada dua…

Trilanda Kongreso de Esperanto Story (Part 2-Seminar and Entertainment Night)


Saluton! Let me continue my previous story. After praying Juma (25 March…Good Friday), along the rain, we still continued our activities. The next was seminars about various themes. If I wasn’t mistaken, I attended seminar about Esperanto development in the 21st century, which was presented by several Esperantist masters from Australia and South Korea. The…

Trilanda Kongreso de Esperanto Story (Part 1-The Course)


Honestly, La Trilanda Kongreso de Esperanto in Bandung which has been over several days ago is my first international congress I ever attended so far. I never meet many people from various countries directly and interacting with new people, having new friends as well as practicing Esperanto at the same time. Actually the congress had…

(Weekly Photo Challenge) : Memory Victory


I love visiting ancient sites, particularly during my living in Central Java which is rich of historical ruins and temples from the Hindu-Buddha era. The most passionate moment for me is when I can visit infamous temples and also becomes the earliest visitor of the newly-excavated temples. These are my photos taken 3 years ago…

(Explore Tangerang) : KELENTENG BOEN TEK BIO/ BOEN TEK BIO TEMPLE


For this week’s challenge..I just share this part of my Tangerang journey. Yes, I visited the second oldest Chinese temple in Java, Boen Tek Bio. It is in Pasar Lama Tangerang, exactly intersection of Jalan Bhakti and Cilame. Well, it locates inside the wet market, but it’s very crowded by visitors especially Tri Dharma followers….

(Explore Tangerang) : Looking For The Rare Fruits (Incidentally)


Hi, this is still part of my Tangerang exploration! In Pasar Lama I found many rare things, and the first thing was rare local fruits. Among oranges, mangoes, dragon fruits, grapes and many more modern or imported ones, I could find some rare fruits I used to have in my childhood…at least some of them…

(Explore Tangerang) : Tehyan Player


One thing I like when visiting Pasar Lama Tangerang (Tangerang Old Market) is three old men who sit down on the pedestrian and playing music. One plays guitar, another plays kecrek and one more plays Tehyan. Tehyan is a two stringed bowed instrument or spike fiddle. It is descendant of Erhu of China which was…

(Explore Tangerang) : Laksa Bogor vs Laksa Tangerang


Well, I think I have already been laksa freak. I ever had asam laksa in Malaysia 8 years ago, but after years I finally found laksa again, but in Jakarta, Tangerang and Bogor. As a matter of fact, I can compare between Laksa Tangerang and Laksa Bogor. Those are typical dishes from peranakan cuisine and…

(Monday Reflection) : My Finding – Indonesian Sign Language


Everywhere we can learn Even in an unexpected or unthinkable way Jakarta Car Free Day is part of my week-end agenda, even though I just join the event once a month and in the same place, between Jl. Thamrin- HI roundabout (Bundaran HI)- Sudirman. I am always curious about the happenings there, unlike Car Free…

(Weekly Photo Challenge) : The Doors/ Pintu


Which one is your door? Door can be shut or opened Door is your protector Door is also others’ access to you Door is also the way to divine And to eternity Door can tell you many things About past, present and future In life, we’ll always pass various doors N A Chinese Temple entrance,…

(Weekly Photochallenge) : From The Force of Tea/ Kekuatan Teh


From the youngest top of the tea We get the freshness From the youngest tip of the tea We get the benefits The healthiness The worthiness From the past to the present From the force of tea History can be changed From the force of tea All people can enjoy different thingsTea, the green golden…