Archive for October, 2013

Upcoming Balinese Music & Dance Events in NYC

October 18, 2013 | News | Comments Off on Upcoming Balinese Music & Dance Events in NYC

Gamelan Dharma Swara returns to Fat Cat Music in Manhattan to celebrate the fall with Balinese music and dance: Sunday, October 20 7 – 9 p.m. Fat Cat NYC ~ $3 cover!! 75 Christopher St. at 7th Ave. The program features an ecletic mix of traditional and new works for and inspired by Balinese ga [...]

Wishing a Warm Welcome to Yale’s New President

October 15, 2013 | News | Comments Off on Wishing a Warm Welcome to Yale’s New President

On Sunday, October 13, 2013, Yale formally installed the University’s twenty-third President, Peter Salovey, who took office on July 1. President Salovey takes the reins of one of the world’s leading elite institutions following two decades of leadership by President Richard Levin, who ush [...]

WWF campaigns to save Sumatra’s 30 Hills

October 9, 2013 | News | Comments Off on WWF campaigns to save Sumatra’s 30 Hills

  The World Wildlife Fund has launched a campaign to save the habitat of Bukit Tigapuluh National Park on the island of Sumatra, also known as “30 hills.”  Spanning regions of both the provinces of Riau and Jambi in East Sumatra, Bukit Tigapuluh forms part of the protected Tesso [...]

 

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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.