The Heaviest Band Of Southeast Asia

→  June 9, 2009 0

My heavy-metal era had passed several years back. Back in the mid of 90’s, I was a die-hard fan of Sepultura (a Brazilian trash-metal band), Metallica, Helloween, and many more. In the end of 90’s, I could hardly enjoy that kinda music, it became too noisy for my ears. But, that doesn’t halt me from being proud [...]

A True Lover Of Indonesia

→  June 9, 2009 0

I have a friend, young, energetic, full of passion, and she loves Indonesia so much, and she is Malaysian. She has been visiting Indonesia more than 20 times, and she also attracted her fellow Malaysians to visit Indonesia. Her love to Indonesia is simply reflected by the hi-level of knowledge of places in Indonesia, its [...]

The Kingdom Of Ganesha: Indonesian Park In The Heart Of Europe

→  May 29, 2009 3

Written by Kenji San (GNFI contributor in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia) Indonesians around Europe (or wherever they are) must be proud of their beloved homeland. The first Indonesian Park in Europe has been built, located at Parc Paradisio Conservation Park, Brugelette – Belgium. Miniature of Prambanan and Borobudur Temple, exactly-same-sized Balinese castle Puri Agung Shanti Buwana, traditional houses [...]

Keris Is A World Masterpiece

→  May 11, 2009 0

I read this good news on Kompas website. Keris, an Indonesian indigenous weapon, is acknowledged as a masterpiece of world cultural heritage by UNESCO. There are a lot of stories around Keris; one of the most famous stories probably is the story of Keris Mpu Gandring. There are just so many tangible and intangible cultures [...]

Indonesian TV in Netherland

→  April 26, 2009 1

Indonesian TV in Netherland // To create a window for the Dutch to see Indonesia in their homes, Indonesia created Garuda TV that provides its subscribers with quality real-time news from Indonesia, Indonesian entertainment (movies, TV series, dances, traditional theaters, comedy, modern music, traditional music, and also the phenomenal Dangdut), unique TV shows and [...]

Julia Roberts’ New Movie In Bali

→  April 20, 2009 4

Variety reports that Hollywood stars Julia Roberts and Richard Jenkins have signed to play in the filming of Elizabeth Gilbert’s international bestseller ”Eat, Pray, Love”. One third of the story takes place in Bali where the main character finds love, healing and the mentoring of an aging Balinese guru in Ubud. One of the first-ever Hollywood feature films [...]

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