Soekarno with Jhon F. Kennedy

Indonesian President Sukarno, Caroline Kennedy & President Kennedy on the North Portico of the White House, April 1961

1865 Ketut Djelantik with The Princess Gusti Ajoe Putu on his arm. You can see the King's foot rests firmly on the girl holding the umbrella. This is to signify he is above her and in control of her. In Indonesian culture the feet are considered unclean and one should never point with the foot, step over someone or touch someone with their foot. Here the King makes a clear statement that this is my daughter, The Princess, elevated on a stool and even with The King and below us are our…

I Gusti Ketut Djelantik with his daughter, The Princess Gusti Ajoe Putu.

George Snow

21 Photos Of President Soekarno Hanging Out With Prominent International Figures

Soekarno - Hatta

Soekarno - Hatta

Sultan Hamid II   the man who designed Garuda Pancasila

Sultan Hamid II the man who designed Garuda Pancasila

Mentawai native Man and Woman ~ Indonesia ~ ca 1906 Mentawai (also known as Mentawei and Mentawi) people are the native people of the Mentawai Islands, West Sumatra province, Indonesia.

Indonesia, Mentawai native Man and Woman ~ Indonesia ~ ca 1906 ~ Mentawai (also known as Mentawei and Mentawi) people are the native people of the Mentawai Islands, West Sumatra province, Indonesia.

In a radio broadcast today, President Sukarno called upon the Indonesians to defend themselves from the Dutch in this struggle for freedom, Jogjakarta, Indonesia, July 21, 1947. He said the attack from the Dutch 'means the beginning of colonial warfare'.

In a radio broadcast today, President Sukarno called upon the Indonesians to defend themselves from the Dutch in this struggle for freedom, Jogjakarta, Indonesia, July He said the attack from the Dutch 'means the beginning of colonial warfare'.

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