Rites & Cultural Traditions

  Garebeg is a royal event that has been held for centuries. Garebeg continues to be commemorated by the Sultanate of...

  The Iedul Adha holiday, Hajj holiday or the Qurban holiday is a Muslim’s holiday celebrated on the 10th of Zulhijjah...

  It is 2:30 AM on a cold dark morning in the suburb of Jakarta. The youths ngarak bedug, parade to...

  Hundreds of Muslims rushed out of Masjid Jami’ (Mosque) Jenggawah after the early morning Eid prayer in Jember, East Java....

  The Eid Al-Fitr has finally come. The day of victory celebrated by Moslems in the archipelago. In Indonesia, the festivities...

  It has become the norm to see how one or two days prior to Eid al-Fitr (Lebaran); sellers of ketupat...

  Mudik or pulang kampung is a unique Indonesian tradition of mass homebound migration in the lead up to Ied al-Fitr,...