Tana Toraja

Everything about Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi,Indonesia.
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Ikat from Toraja, Sulawesi, Indonesia

Pusaka Collection of Indonesian Ikat * Textile Sulawesi, Toraja, Indonesia, Warp ikat

Tana Toraja (Indonesia). 'Life revolves around death in this countryside  of rice terraces, boat-shaped roofs  and doe-eyed buffalo. Tana Torajan funeral  ceremonies last days, and involve  countless animal sacrifices for the upper  classes. The festivities start with bet-heavy  bullfights then lead into days of prayer, feasting  and dances.' http://www.lonelyplanet.com/indonesia/sulawesi/tana-toraja

Tana Toraja 'Life revolves around death in this countryside of rice terraces, boat-shaped roofs and doe-eyed buffalo. Tana Torajan funeral ceremonies last days, and involve countless animal sacrifices for the upper classes.

Kain Tenun Toraja merupakan Simbol yang khas keterikatan manusia dengan alam dan lingkungannya

Weaving, Tana Toraja: Old woman making a traditional ikat at Sa'Dan To Barana weaving village.

Toraja girls. The Toraja are an ethnic group indigenous to a mountainous region of South Sulawesi (Sulawesi Selatan Province), Indonesia. Their population is approximately 650,000, of which 450,000 still live in the regency of Tana Toraja ("Land of Toraja"). Most of the population is Christian or have local animist beliefs known as aluk ("the way"). The Indonesian government has recognized this animist belief as Aluk To Dolo ("Way of the Ancestors").

The Toraja are an ethnic group indigenous to a mountainous region of South Sulawesi (Sulawesi Selatan Province), Indonesia.

This is Lemo, a burial sites with holes carved to fit coffins and balconies for the “tau tau” – life-size wooden effigies representing the deceased. Tana Toraja (a tribe that still honors the old Austronesian lifestyle, similar to Nias culture), South Sulawesi, Indonesia.

Lemo, a burial sites with holes carved to fit coffins and balconies for the “tau tau” – life-size wooden effigies representing the deceased, Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi, Indonesia

Gelang: ~Pa'Sala'bi~  Doa/Maknanya: Pa'Sala'bi / Sala'bi berasal dari ukiran Toraja (Tana Toraja). Sala'bi yang bermakna untuk menghalangi atau menangkal semuah yang tidak baik.  Panjang: 16cm untuk pattern, untuk keseluruhan 22cm. Lebar: 1,5 cm

Gelang: ~Pa'Sala'bi~ Doa/Maknanya: Pa'Sala'bi / Sala'bi berasal dari ukiran Toraja (Tana Toraja). Sala'bi yang bermakna untuk menghalangi atau menangkal semuah yang tidak baik. Panjang: 16cm untuk pattern, untuk keseluruhan 22cm. Lebar: 1,5 cm

Ma'badong, Dance of Death. Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi, Indonesia

Ma'badong, Dance of Death. Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi, Indonesia

I'm Tyka Sagita: Sepenggal Cerita Dibalik Panorama Enrekang dan Tana Toraja (My second homes)

Sepenggal Cerita Dibalik Panorama Enrekang dan Tana Toraja (My second homes)

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