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Articles posted by Thivakar


Pura Luhur Poten

26 December 2012

Pura Luhur Poten holds a significant importance to the Tenggerese tribe who scatter across the mountainous villages such as Ngadisari, Wonokitri, Ngadas, Argosari, Ranu Prani, Ledok Ombo and Wonokerso. As the decline of Majapahit Kingdom dawned upon these people, they emphatically moved to the outskirts of the volcanoes, which inaccessibility was their greatest asset to fend off any foreign intrusions. Until today, the Tenggerese are isolated from the rest of the world. While the majority of Javanese profess the religion of Islam, this uniqu