Panjat Pinang

Indonesia Independent Day 68, Augut 17, 2013 I shoot thi tradition in Sumber Village, Godea, Sleman of Yogyakarta. Tradition for Indonesian Independence Day celebrated with tree-climbing race areca. They are trying to reach the end of the tree to take the gift that has been provided. Very fun and happy.[all photos by rovitavare]
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Oughhh..for my country..

Oughhh..for my country..

Togethernes with friends..

Togethernes with friends.

Climb from other people, togethernes to reach the peak how matter what...

Climb from other people, togethernes to reach the peak how matter what.

the last...

the last...

he took all the gifts that exist in that tree ..

he took all the gifts that exist in that tree .

Finally..one man get up on the tree before night comes..ugghh..

one man get up on the tree before night comes.

Cimb up areca tree..we called Panjat Pinang..

Cimb up areca tree.we called Panjat Pinang.

They fall and down and try it again to climb the areca..

They fall and down and try it again to climb the areca.

so close..

so close..

Oucth..that heavy dude...

that heavy dude.

Hey, this is my head....

Hey, this is my head.

A Bit more to get it..

A Bit more to get it.

Peak of areca tree with Indonesian Flag and gifts.

Peak of areca tree with Indonesian Flag and gifts.

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