“Marosok”, A Unique Tradition in Cow Market

January 3rd , 2013 → 2:28 pm @

“Marosok”, A Unique Tradition in Cow Market

Marosok, is a unique tradition that can only found in cows market in Tanah Datar regencey, West Sumatera, Indonesia. This unique tradition used for bargaining between the sellers and buyers. Bargaining done in a unique way, using fingers like shaking hands which is covered by towel or sarong, without voice.¬†When bargaining take place, the seller […]

Category : Places of Interest

Minangkabau Village

February 2nd , 2010 → 12:24 pm @

Minangkabau Village

Minangkabau Village is the tourism destination most wanted in Padang Panjang, West Sumatra-Indonesia. That is the place for Information And Documentation Center about Minangkabau Cultural. In this place visitor can enrich for knowledge about the historical of Minangkabau. Getting There Minangkabau Village is located at Silaiang Bawah, about 3 KM from Padang Panjang downtown, and […]

Category : Minangkabau / Places of Interest

Minangkabau Culture

January 23rd , 2010 → 10:03 pm @

Minangkabau Peoples The people of Minangkabau is the Malay who reside current West Sumatra Province with the capital city of Padang. Historical researches revealed that the first kingdom on the country was located around 60 kms away from Bukit Tinggi city, a place called Pagaruyung. Here was found stone inscription in old Malay language and […]

Category : Minangkabau