Archive for May, 2013

Bapak Waleed in West Sumatra

May 26, 2013 | Events Archive | Comments Off on Bapak Waleed in West Sumatra

Bapak Waleed has been traveling and training throughout Indonesia, focusing his time on teaching and training in West Sumatra, Indonesia, the home of the Minangkabau people and the root of Silat Tuo Minang.  Here are a few pictures of Bapak Waleed and Pak Idris from Camar Putih preparing different [...]

Upcoming Regional Events

May 20, 2013 | News | Comments Off on Upcoming Regional Events

Garden State International Heritage Festival: Saturday, June 8.  The Consulate General of the Republic of Indonesia in New York will participate in this year’s Gardent State Festival at the Meadowlands Expo Center in Seacaucus, NJ, an educational program by the Bergen/Passaic Arts & Scien [...]

Save the Date: International Festival of Arts & Ideas June 21

May 16, 2013 | News | Comments Off on Save the Date: International Festival of Arts & Ideas June 21

Stay tuned to this space for more information about a free Special Event and Performance by Bapak Waleed on the mainstage of the New Haven Green, the Elm Street Stage, on Friday, June 21 at 12 noon.  The annual International Festival of Arts & Ideas will be taking over the New Haven Green an [...]

 

About Us

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.