The 75th Indonesian independence celebrations at the State Palace and other venues may have appeared to be simple, but still raised a sense of pride.
President Jokowi wore Sabu traditional clothes from East Nusa Tenggara at the annual session of the MPR.
Under the scorching heat, Lucinda da Cruz, 55, and four other middle-aged women deftly plant rice in the Griya Oebelo Permai resettlement area of Oebelo village in Kupang regency, East Nusa Tenggara (NTT).
For the past 30 years, Maria Yovita Meta Bastian has been concerned that the tradition of weaving that has lasted hundreds of years in North Timor Tengah, East Nusa Tenggara, will gradually fade. This worry prompted her to introduce the…