Part 2: The Atlantean peoples, Chapter 9: Indonesian Culture and Mythology

Part 2: The Atlantean peoples, Chapter 9: Indonesian Culture and Mythology

Published July 23, 2009

Mythology and Hindu deities, are verypresent even today in the life andIndonesian culture Here an ancient statue, carved in bone,representing Vishnu on his mount, Garuda

DESTINATION EARTH

Book Two: The peoples     Part 2: The people of Atlantis

Chapter 9: Indonesian Culture and Mythology

The kris

The kris is a dagger asymmetric Weapon and spiritual object, he would have magical powers The kris is a talisman and a recognition element for formal wear Transmitted from generation to generation, the kris was worn both by men than by women in everyday life as a ceremonial and at special ceremonies From Java, they have spread throughout southeast Asia The earliest known kris dating from the tenth century The sheath is made of wood, ivory or gold Dhapur determines the shape and design of the blade The pamor gives the composition of metal alloys The Tangguh shows its age and origin The, or empu, makes the blade by superimposing layers of different iron ores and meteorite nickel The metal is folded dozens or even hundreds of times and handled with extreme precision The Empu are highly respected craftsmen who are knowledgeable in literature, history, mythology and occult sciences These are the Empu, with their esoteric knowledge, which give a magic special and different for each weapon they manufacture

Wayang

With his puppets so special and the complexity of musical styles, the wayang theater was born on the Indonesian island of Java, there are more than ten centuries Wayang occurred both in the royal courts of Java and Bali, than in popular With just added a local touch, it has spread in the islands of Borneo, Lombok, Madura and Sumatra These puppets are handcrafted The two most common types of puppets are the wooden three-dimensional, or wayang klitik golèk, and that of shadow theater, flat and cut out the leather, wayang kulit The silhouette of the wayang kulit is projected in silhouette on a screen Both types of puppets have articulated bodies The dalang, master puppeteer moves the arm by using thin strips The singers interpret songs to the accompaniment of bronze instruments and gamelan, the kinds of drums The puppeteers were cultured men who transmitted moral values through their art The dalang did not hesitate to use the satirical fashion to criticize the social and political problems through words and actions of characters as puppets in our Western The shows could also tell the local myths, Indian epics the Ramayana and the Mahabharata and the Persian tales

The Pandawa

The main difference between the Indonesian and Hindu Mahabharata, is the focus on five Pandawa Personages common among Hindus, they are heroes in the Indonesian version The five are Pandawa Bima, Harjuna, and the twins Nakula Yudistira and Sadewa Their enemies are the Kurawa, their 99 cousins, who are very jealous The mother of Pandawa is Kunti, who became the symbol of motherhood. The five fathers are five gods, Bayu, the wind god, Indra, god of thunder, the two gods of medicine, and the husband of Kunti, Pandu, who died as a result of a curse Reincarnation of Vishnu, Krishna, the Indian hero, became their instructor Bima has become the strongest man in the world, the greatest archer Harjuna, Yudistira an excellent orator and diplomat, Nakula and Sadewa, twins are the best riders Their adventures are two epics, the Mahabharata, the story of their lives, and Bhatarayuda, the epic civil war between Pandawa and Kurawa

The Indonesian Pandawa

In the Indonesian version of Mahabharata, the filiation of Pandawa, is as follows: Yudistira is the eldest son of Pandu Dewanata and Dewi Prita / Talibrata of Kunti kingdom of Astina Puntadewa also named by the Javanese, Yudistira is king of both kingdoms, and Hastinapura Amarta Arising from the skull of his mother, he is the epitome of Batara Darma, the God of Justice From a total devotion to the gods, it is quite impartial The older brother of five Pendawa represents the wisdom of the human   Bima is the second son of Pandu Dewanata and Dewi Prita / Talibrata of Kunti kingdom of Astina It is the little brother of Yudistira or Puntadewa Bima has an extrovert and honest Known for his frankness and his spontaneous remarks, he feels no fear or no to a man for god Arjuna was the third son of Pandu Dewanata and Dewi Prita / Talibrata of Kunti kingdom of Astina Arjuna symbolizes the perfect and ideal image of a man who has all the qualities Physical beauty, intelligence and skill in handling weapons, are qualities This earned him the status of a knight, in constant struggle against evil, and always ready to provide assistance to the oppressed He has a calm, he is patient and is often seen in meditation This hero of the Mahabharata possess the kingdom of Buwanakeling or Banakeling, at the end of the war Baratayuda, after the destruction of Kurawa Nakula, the son of Pandu Dewanata and Dewi Madrim the kingdom of Astina, Nakula is the half brother of Yudistira, Bima and Arjuna Nakula is a person of great loyalty, loyal, patient and easy feel compassion for the misfortunes of others With his twin brother, who follows him everywhere, Sahadewa or Sadewa, but holding together bodyguards loyal Yudistira In the epic the Mahabharata, he will rule the kingdom after Mandaraka Sahadewa, Sadewa, like his twin brother Nakula, Sahadewa or Sadewa is the son of Pandu Dewanata and Dewi Madrim the kingdom of Astina With gifts of clairvoyance, he is the reincarnation of Batara Aswin, the god of healing and assists with Nakula, their half-brother Yudistira,

The original myth

The Indonesian myths that tell the origin of humanity The Bugis and Makassar people of the south-west of the island of Borneo, says that initially, the son of the sky-god was sent to earth on a rainbow, to organize and prepare the world for humanity This task accomplished, he took as wives, six women Three of them had come down with him from heaven-world, and the other three are from the earth As a result, he became the ancestor of all mankind The arrival rainbow as spacecraft, is a relatively realistic vision The land preparation, before the arrival of the main emigrants space, can be attributed to their édenistes terra forming, in the garden of Eden, see Book I, Part III, Chapters 1-6, … But also, to Atlantis, the Mayans and their work in India and Easter Island, to prepare for their stay in India, see previous section and the first book, 5 th portion, Chapter 2-4, … Filiation, with multiple wives, divine and earthly, correspond better to the manners of the Olympus of Atlantis, see Book I, Part Six, Chapters 6-12 …

Garuda

Garuda is the mount, the vâhana, Vishnu Garuda has a human face and wings of an eagle and two hands are brought before her breast and clasped in a gesture of prayer Son of Kasyapa and Vinata, he would have stolen the amrita, the nectar of immortality of the gods, to save the life of his mother, a prisoner of Naga Indra tried to fight for him regain sacred drink but could not achieve that by persuasion, power and courage of Garuda deterring any brutal action Garuda is the brother of Aruna, the charioteer of Surya Kadru and Vinata are the two sisters and wives of Kashyapa The first son decided to have a thousand, while the second did not want two children After 500 years, the eggs hatch Kadru, the Naga were born Impatient, Vinata then broke the shell of one of her eggs Aruna, his son, was only the upper part of his body Vinata then decided to smolder for another 500 years remaining egg When hatched, was born Garuda, the bird-man Meanwhile, his sister Kadru made prisoner and demanded in exchange for his freedom, amrita, the nectar of immortality Garuda to deliver his mother decided to fly, but it had to fight with Vishnu Impressed by the strength of Garuda, Vishnu chose to stop the fight He decided that his opponent would become king of birds, and he would forever be his car, living with the gods in the celestial palace Garuda agreed, provided that Vinata can receive a little water of immortality for his promise Garuda became the mount of Vishnu and the enemy of the Naga He had six son of his union with Unnati: Sunâma, which means good-name, Sumukha, beautiful-face, Suruk, fine-luster, Sunetra, fine-eye Subala, step-force Suvarcas, step-force These are born son eating birds snakes, time killers

Garuda Indonesia

Garuda Indonesia is the national airline of Indonesia Its name comes from Garuda, a mythological bird The characters in mythology and the great Indian epics are very present in the culture of the inhabitants of Java In 1948, an officer in the Air Force convinced the Indonesian government to create an airline Indonesia, which declared independence in 1945, then at war with the Netherlands, who do not accept the independence of their colony The Netherlands to Indonesia then submit a naval and air blockade Indonesia acquired a Douglas DC-3 Dakota U.S. through a national collection The unit is sent to India, which had recognized an independent Indonesia, for a complete review The first flight of the device, called Seulawah, mountain of gold in Acehnese, in honor of this province who had contributed most to its purchase, held January 26, 1949, under the colors of Garuda Indonesian Airways The plane flew to Rangoon in Burma, who had also recognized Indonesia, chartered by the young Burmese government for military operations After the abandonment of European destinations in 2002, Garuda’s international network is now limited to Asia, Australia and the Middle East In September 2005, Garuda Indonesia has signed a contract with Boeing for U.S. $ 2 billion to purchase 28 aircraft, eighteen 737-800 for delivery from 2006, and ten 787 Dreamliners for delivery from 2011 The 787 will serve long-haul European destinations, marking a return of the company in Europe

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