stone burning ceremony

The stone burning ceremony

July 10, 2020 Free West Papua 0

The stone burning ceremony was carried out by the Dani tribe in the Baliem Valley, Papua, one of which served as a form of peace to end hostilities due to tribal warfare or to resolve […]

Papua's Sago

Papua’s Sago Sticky Food

July 6, 2020 Free West Papua 0

Papua’s sago – Sago is Papua traditional food. The following video is really interesting. Please watch how Papua’s sticky food a.k.a Sago or Papua’s sago. To know more about Sago Papua, please read A Quest […]

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West Papua is a land of song

April 4, 2011 Free West Papua 3

As an integral part of Indonesia and just like other islands in Indonesia, West Papua is a land of song . With more than 300 hundreds of different languages, biodiversity and creative arts, the land […]

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Mediator of Seven Tribes

April 18, 2010 Free West Papua 0

Bram Wakaburi In 1984, Yoel Abraham Wakaburi (50) was inspired to unite different tribes occupying their homeland at Bintuni Strait, West Papua. Initially, the obstacles were different languages spoken and tribal ego. Armed with his […]

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Arts Festival at Lake Sentani

June 20, 2008 Free West Papua 0

Local residents with bows and arrows stage a war dance on a boat during the opening of a culture and arts festival at Lake Sentani in Jayapura, Papua, on Thursday. The festival, officially opened by […]

Asmat opposes separatism

Asmat Opposes Separatism

February 2, 2008 Free West Papua 0

“Asmat opposes separatism in Papua and the Asmat ethnic is part of the Unitary State of Indonesia (NKRI).” JAKARTA [kompas] – Asmat people oppose separatism in the land of Papua and they hope that their land, Papua […]

Koteka

Koteka

January 30, 2008 Free West Papua 15

Koteka is one of West Papua unique traditional protector of male genital. Modern society may see it as uncivilised  traditional clothing that should be vanished from the world. However, it is one of our identity, at least in the perspective […]

Papuan Traditional Dance

Papuan Traditional Dance

July 5, 2007 Free West Papua 0

Papua is a province in Indonesia that has abundant natural resources and strong connection with their culture. One of the most obvious culture expression of Papuan is traditional dance. A traditional dance is often used […]