The Netherlands & Indonesia

The Dutch-Indies what it actually was:an occupation of Indonesia. When the Japanese came to do the same the Dutch came up with a plan, wich was more of a trick targeting indonesian populations from the Islands which were known for their great warriors, to inlist an army. The KNIL, Which translates into the Royal Dutch Indonesian Army. The biggest part of the KNIL was made up by Maluku warriors a lot of whom are now residing in The Netherlands while being promised an independent Maluku
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Baby Grave Tree in Tana Toraja, Indonesia. If a child dies before he/she has started teething, its mother wraps the tiny body in cloth, makes a hole or finds a natural niche in the ‘Baby Tree’ and places the dead infant inside. The hole is then sealed and as the tree begins to heal, the child is believed to be absorbed.

Baby Grave Tree in Tana Toraja, Indonesia. If a child dies before he/she has started teething, its mother wraps the tiny body in cloth, makes a hole or finds a natural niche in the ‘Baby Tree’ and places the dead infant inside. The hole is then sealed and as the tree begins to heal, the child is believed to be absorbed.

Candi Sukuh (Java, Indonesia) 500BC-1430 - built using the same architectural principles as the pyramids in Mexico and Guatemala.

Las pirámides más espectaculares del mundo

Candi Sukuh (Java, Indonesia) 500BC-1430 - built using the same architectural principles as the pyramids in Mexico and Guatemala.

henri cartier-bresson '49

henri cartier-bresson '49

1885 Indonesia » Javanese Dance

1885 Indonesia » Javanese Dance

Warong (food stall) in Batavia (Jakarta) 1915

Warong (food stall) in Batavia (Jakarta) 1915

Tempo Doeloe - Indisch Leger.Old Indonesian ad, colonial Dutch Army in Indonesia looking for recrutes

Tempo Doeloe - Indisch Leger.Old Indonesian ad, colonial Dutch Army in Indonesia looking for recrutes

Indonesia, Batavia (Jakarta) 1977.1977: old Dutch colonial style buildings a color slide by Antoni P. Uni

Indonesia, Batavia (Jakarta) 1977.1977: old Dutch colonial style buildings a color slide by Antoni P. Uni

Soekarno or Sukarno with First Lady Fatmawati | He is the first President of Indonesia | I adore this gentleman

Soekarno or Sukarno with First Lady Fatmawati | He is the first President of Indonesia | I adore this gentleman

Bandung in the past - "Bandung Tempo Doeloe"

Bandung in the past - "Bandung Tempo Doeloe"

Tempo Doeloe #79 - Indonesian Dancer in Holland, 1928 / ITA, Arnhem.old photo, dated August 2, 1928. It shows an Indonesian dancer at the ITA in Arnhem, an exhibition about the Dutch East Indies.

Tempo Doeloe #79 - Indonesian Dancer in Holland, 1928 / ITA, Arnhem.old photo, dated August 2, 1928. It shows an Indonesian dancer at the ITA in Arnhem, an exhibition about the Dutch East Indies.

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