Thursday, July 16, 2009

My Home : KULAWI

Maybe you never heard about Kulawi, the sub district of the Sigi District region, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia. Distance from the Capital (Palu) about 80 Km, with traveled distance by road approximately 3 hours. Ethnic who inhabit in this region most of the moma tribe. Else, this region rich in biodibersity, both flora and fauna, and there are also some ancient heritage sites.

Local Custom Clothing

Previously Kulawi was a kingdom and led by a king. One of the king who once led is Djiloy. Picture below shwon a king palace remains.

King Palace

Besides,the Dutch Colonial arrival in Indonesia also reach Kulawi region. They was colonize and guessed arrival in 1919 to 1920. The remaining Dutch Colonial shown in picture below

Dutch Colonial House

Also there are pre-historical heritage from cooper period such a megalit stone, called mortar stone. By local government this pre historic relic become culture heritage.

Mortar Stone
This Region directly adjacent to the Lore Lindu National Park, one of its region is Lindu Valley. In Lindu Valley also contained Lindu Lake tourists area and some pre historical relic heritage. There are plenty more place you should visit, and feel their unique tradition.

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