Sabtu, 09 September 2017

This is the Meaning Behind the Motives "Pinto Aceh"

JEWELRY is a traditional Aceh patterned leontin called Pinto Aceh (Pintu Aceh). This motif is only one of hundreds of traditional jewelry motifs of Aceh. Now this motive other than there are still handmade gold craftsman, there is also mass production, and many sold as souvenirs that many devotees.

Souvenirs of these brooches range from men and women, of course imitation. Usually "pinto Aceh" is not only in leontin but also there are dresses, knick-knacks, and that smells typical of Aceh.

Since the first motif inipun already famous. Since childhood there are quite a lot of mothers in Aceh who use this Pintu Aceh motif as a pendant. Many were amazed by the carvings, full of complicated dives. At a glance, the story of this motif comes from the door of the traditional house of Aceh.
Not enough information just that. From googling results found the following facts.

This motif was created in 1935 by Mahmud Ibrahim, gold craftsman from Blang Oi. Because of his expertise in making jewelry he called people with Utoh Mud. Utoh Mud obtained an official certificate of his skills from the Dutch government in Kutaraja (Banda Aceh) in 1926. At that time he only made one type of jewelry with Pinto Aceh motif, namely brooch. Now there is a ring, leontin and bun with variations of this Pinto Aceh motif.

Pinto Aceh is slim with bars decorated with a flower motif plus a complement with tassels along both sides. Pinto Aceh design is obtained from the monument of the young Sultan Iskandar relic named Pinto Khob. The monument is now in the vicinity of the recreation park, located on the river (krueng) Daroy, supposedly used as the back door of the palace of the Special Palace of Aceh for the entry of the empress Sultan Iskandarmuda and his ladies if the empress headed to the river bank to bathe. Now the park is named Tanian Putroe Phang (Taman Putri Pahang), the name of the empress, from the design of the small gate of Door Khob that is taken motif for jewelry called Pinto Aceh.

Rencong Aceh



Rencong Aceh is a traditional weapon from Aceh. Even because it was so famous, Aceh was given the title "Tanah Rencong". Rencong symbolizes the greatness of the nobility of aceh and also the courage of the martyr fighters, as well as the people of Aceh during the Dutch colonial Japan. Almost every fighter in Aceh, equipped himself with traditional rencong weapons as a means of self-defense.

Rencong has various levels, for the Sultan is made of gold engraved as quoted verses of the Holy Qur'an, while the other Rencong is usually made of silver, brass, white iron, wood and ivory.

The Acehnese people connect mystical powers with Rencong's weapons. Rencong is still used and used as a fashion attribute in every Aceh ceremonies. The people of Aceh believe that the form of Rencong represents the symbol of Bismillah in the beliefs of Islam.

Due to the history and popularity of Rencong, the world community referred to Aceh as "Tanah Rencong"

Currently Rencong has been proposed to be the World Cultural Heritage Heritage of UNESCO by Balai Preservation Nilai Nilai Budaya (BPNB) Aceh.

Aceh Cake

The Special Region of Aceh also has unique souvenirs to carry on as a souvenir when you come home. The peculiarity of Aceh's pastry cake is located at its age which can be stored for months at room temperature.

Typical Acehnese cake just like dodol and pastry cakes that remain durable stored even up to 2 months, this is possible because the snacks are cooked for hours on fire. Both cakes use the main ingredients in the form of flour and sugar cooked in the pan by stirring constantly for several hours, resulting in a sweet taste nuance ue legit.

In addition, there is a semi-arid cake that is about a week old, the typical aceh pastry is sponge fish (bhoi in aceh language) and also bakpia Sabang. Called a sponge fish because this sponge using fish prints, as well as crocodile bread in Betawi.

Sponge composition of this fish only use sugar, eggs and flour cooked by baking. So as to produce tasty flavor with a slightly harder texture than most cakes. While bakpia Sabang present in a variety of contents that is there are green beans, pandanus, coffee and red beans.

For those who like crisp pastry fillers you can drop the selection on the cake seupet, bada reuteuk, teukarah, and rempeyek. Age can also last for months. All of them cooked by frying or baked so that the texture is crispy. It is suitable to be a snack or friend on the way.

The price is also fairly friendly in the pocket. Ranging between Rp 7,000-Rp 150,000, call it to enjoy a pack of sponge fish we only need to pay Rp 8,000-Rp 10,000, depending on size.

How to Bring a Delicious Aceh Coffee

How is Aceh's famous coffee event in the world going to be its delicacy to be a truly delicious drink? You can do it easily.

I will give you tips on making Aceh coffee traditionally delicious. I write this because: the absence of coffee making machine, the tongue of Indonesian people is easier with coffee steeping, easy way, practical and cheap. Wokeh go straight to the way to make coffee.

First, the choice of coffee powder

You are free to choose the type of Robusta coffee or Arabica, it's up to, adjust to your taste. The coffee powder I like is a fine coffee powder. When brewed, no more floating dregs on the surface of the air.

Second, the temperature of hot air

The ideal hot air temperature to brew coffee between 90˚C - 95˚C.

To find out whether the temperature is ideal or not, you can use a thermometer. Or you can use this way, silence the boiling air for about 1-2 minutes, with it will get the ideal temperature.


Third, Mixing coffee and sugar powder


For delicious coffee coffee, print coffee powder mixed with sugar before being brewed with hot air. The usual way, with a dose of 1 tablespoon of coffee mixed with 1.5 to 2 tablespoons of sugar, and this applies to its multiple. Mix coffee and sugar powder evenly!

For more delicious coffee again, you can use a way to mix hot water with sugar into a glass, then pour the water containing sugar into a glass that contains coffee powder.

Now, one cup of deliciously homemade coffee is ready. If you want more delicious, ready-made coffee, you can cook again, with a note, do not let the water to boil, enough to remove the foam.

Sumur Tiga Beach Sabang, Beautiful So Much

In the village Ie Meulee Sukajaya Sabang district. There is a white sand beach with a very soft sand texture. This beach is also crowned as the beach with the longest coastline in Sabang. If you've been to Sabang will surely know this one beach. Yes! Pantai Sumur Tiga Sabang.

The three well beach is about 2 kilometers from Sabang City. If you are on the front roundabout of The Sago coffee shop then drive the vehicle to the right. If you do not bring a private vehicle during the holidays, you can also use the services of pedicab drivers.

To enjoy the beauty of Pantai Sumur Tiga no need to bother paying the entrance ticket because starting from the entrance ticket to parking everything is FREE. Available parking area is also quite extensive, can accommodate dozens of cars.

Attention from the city government of Sabang to the wells of three wells pretty good. This is evident from the complete facilities and existing infrastructure. Moreover the facilities and infrastructure are well maintained by the local community.

Tsunami Museum Proof of Persistence of the Acehnese People

Banda Aceh was the largest city affected by the earthquake and tsunami on 26 December 2004 ago. The 9.3-magnitude Richer quake, centered at 160 km to the west of Aceh with a depth of 10 km, has claimed more than 300,000 lives, and was the most devastating earthquake in 40 years that hit Aceh, the West Coast of Peninsular Malaysia, Thailand , East Coast of India, Srilanka, even to the East Coast of Africa.

Evidence of this great event is then immortalized in the Tsunami Museum located at Jalan Sultan Iskandar Muda No. 3, Sukaramai, Baiturrahman, Kota Banda Aceh. The museum is adjacent to Blang Padang Square or about 500 meters from Baiturrahman Great Mosque.

Museum designed by Mr. Ridwan Kamil -Walikota Bandung-was built with the help of several institutions, including the Rehabilitation and Reconstruction Agency (BRR) of NAD-Nias as the building budgetary, the Department of Energy and Mineral Resources (DESDM) as the budgetary of planning, , and the provision of museum collections and museum management guidelines, the Government of Aceh as a provider of land and museum managers, and the City Government of Banda Aceh as a provider of environmental facilities and infrastructure museum and Ikatan Arsitek Indonesia.

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