Tiger Islands Village and Eco Resort

November 30, 2015 | News | Comments Off on Tiger Islands Village and Eco Resort

Considering a visit to the Spice Islands? Explore the “thousand islands” region off the north coast of Java, at the Pulau Macan “Tiger Islands” Village & Eco Resort

 

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P.L.A.C.E. Festival Delights Kids of All Ages

October 6, 2015 | Events Archive | Comments Off on P.L.A.C.E. Festival Delights Kids of All Ages

On Saturday, October 3, the halls of Hamden Middle School were transformed into a multicultural exhibition and fair for children and families. With booths representing China, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Ghana, Indonesia, Turkey, and Mexico, a variety of arts and crafts vendors, a henna station, and an act [...]

9th Annual P.L.A.C.E. Festival Saturday October 3

September 30, 2015 | News | Comments Off on 9th Annual P.L.A.C.E. Festival Saturday October 3

Join the ISF this Saturday in Hamden for the 9th Annual P.L.A.C.E. Festival, which runs from 10-4, rain or shine.  The mission of the P.L.A.C.E. Children’s Museum (Partnerships in Learning And Creative Exploration) is “To engage our community in the exploration of world cultures, celebr [...]

Indonesian Country Fair in West Stockbridge

September 28, 2015 | News | Comments Off on Indonesian Country Fair in West Stockbridge

Following on the tremendously successful Indonesian Street Fair in New York City, the Indonesian Consulate in New York (KJRI) along with dancers from Saung Budaya and musicians from Gamelan Kusuma Laras, headed to West Stockbridge, MA, on Saturday September 26 to participate in the town’s firs [...]

Thousands attend NYC’s First Indonesian Street Fair

August 31, 2015 | Events Archive, News | Comments Off on Thousands attend NYC’s First Indonesian Street Fair

ON Saturday, August 22, thousands of people came out on a beautiful late-summer day to East 68th street in Manhattan, drawn by the sights, sounds, and smells of New York City’s inaugural “Indonesian Street Festival.”  In celebration of the 70th Anniversary of Indonesian Independe [...]

Bpk Sumarsam to teach Javanese Gamelan at Yale, Fall 2015

August 30, 2015 | News | Comments Off on Bpk Sumarsam to teach Javanese Gamelan at Yale, Fall 2015

This fall, Professor Sumarsam, of Wesleyan University in Middletown, will teach Gamelan performance in the Yale Music Department.  The class, listed as “MUSI 232: Central Javanese Gamelan Ensemble,” will meet twice weekly, offering an introduction “to performing the orchestral mus [...]

Upcoming Event: Indonesian Street Fair, NYC, August 22

August 18, 2015 | News | Comments Off on Upcoming Event: Indonesian Street Fair, NYC, August 22

Indonesian Independence Day Festival Free and Open to the Public! Join the Consulate General of the Republic of Indonesia in New York, along with the Saung Budaya dance troupe, Gamelan Kusumu Laras, Nusantara Kreasindo dance group, the International Silat Federation, and other Indonesian cultural an [...]

Selamat Hari Kemerdekaan Indonesia

August 18, 2015 | News | Comments Off on Selamat Hari Kemerdekaan Indonesia

On Monday, August 17th, 2015, in commemoration of the 70th anniversary of Indonesian Independence, the Consul General of the Republic of Indonesia in New York (KJRI-NY), the Honorable Bpk. Ghafur Akbar Dharmaputra, along with his staff and a few hundred fellow citizens, gathered to participate in a [...]

Upcoming Events at KJRI-NY

July 27, 2015 | News | Comments Off on Upcoming Events at KJRI-NY

Summer 2015 The Consulate General of the Republic of Indonesia in New York (KJRI-NY) will host several exciting events in the upcoming weeks. First, on Wednesday, July 29, a visiting puppeteer will perform a traditional “wayang” puppet show, accompanied by Indonesian Gamelan. Wayang ofte [...]

Bapak Waleed receives Proclamation from the Mayor of New Haven

June 22, 2015 | News | Comments Off on Bapak Waleed receives Proclamation from the Mayor of New Haven

In recognition of years of community outreach and education in the arts and culture of West Sumatra, Indonesia, and Southeast Asia in general, the Honorable Mayor of New Haven Toni Harp granted a “Proclamation Honoring Leonardo J. Stoute, Bapak Waleed” this June, 2015.  Founder and Dire [...]

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We are the local New Haven, CT branch of the International Silat Federation of America and Indonesia, dedicated to sharing the traditional arts, culture, music, theater, and natural wellness methods of the Minangkabau community of West Sumatra, Indonesia.