Stories About ‘The Island of Java’

The following stories talk about the subject ‘The Island of Java’.

Chinese Muslims

Friday, October 17th, 2008, by . 75 Comments

Cheng HooA minority within a minority, organization and numbers of Chinese Muslims in Java and North Sumatra.

Monarchy-Sultanate Form of Government

Tuesday, October 14th, 2008, by . 47 Comments

Ross defends the monarchical principle and the Sultan of Yogyakarta's authority.

Popular Myths & Madura

Friday, October 3rd, 2008, by . 39 Comments

Timdog on popular stereotypes about Madura and the Madurese, and the rumoured sexual prowess of the women.

Miserable People

Thursday, September 11th, 2008, by . 93 Comments

UnhappyWhether westerners and expats in Indonesia are viewed as miserable and unfriendly people.

Proper Etiquette for Ramadan

Tuesday, September 9th, 2008, by . 37 Comments

Ramadan etiquette for unbelievers, by Purba Negoro.

Green & Energy Solutions

Friday, September 5th, 2008, by . 9 Comments

CallumCallum on slash and burn farming, energy subsidies, ways to tackle the issues of high food and fuel prices.

Muslim Schools

Saturday, August 30th, 2008, by . 30 Comments

Syamsir SiregarIslamic boarding schools are under increasing pressure from radical elements, says Syamsir Siregar.

Learning Javanese Words & Phrases

Thursday, August 28th, 2008, by . 50 Comments

Purba Negoro on the future of Javanese language, and learning some easy words and phrases.

Old Traditions & Customs

Tuesday, August 19th, 2008, by . 57 Comments

Ross worries that the next target of Islamic fanatics will be old Javanese figures and traditions.

Ryan of Jombang

Friday, August 1st, 2008, by . 25 Comments

RyanHomosexual serial killer Ryan of Jombang, eleven victims and counting.

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