Publication Type

Journal Article

Version

Postprint

Publication Date

1-2010

Abstract

Chinese temples from all over Java staged what was probably Jakarta’s largest ever Chinese religious festival. Accompanied by musicians, lion and dragon dancers, hundreds of devotees paraded through the streets of Glodok, Jakarta’s Chinatown.

Keywords

Chinese temple, Indonesia, Chinese religious festival, Religious procession, ethnic groups

Discipline

Asian Studies | Religion

Research Areas

Humanities

Publication

Inside Indonesia

Volume

99

ISSN

0814-1185

Publisher

Indonesian Resources and Information Program

Additional URL

http://www.insideindonesia.org/weekly-articles/celebrating-community

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