Jebor bodybuilders from Jatiwangi village in West Java at the National Culture Week festival in Jakarta on Tuesday. (JG Photo/Yudha Baskoro)
Get a Load of Culture
BY :YUDHA BASKORO
OCTOBER 08, 2019
The Education and Culture Ministry is holding the first Pekan Kebudayaan Nasional (National Culture Week) in Istora Senayan at the Gelora Bung Karno Sports Complex in Central Jakarta on Oct. 7-13. The annual event was conceived at the Indonesian Cultural Congress last year to provide a space to show off Indonesia's cultural diversity and encourage intercultural interactions all across the country. The current festival presents cultural exhibitions from 26 provinces and a total of 245 performances by artists and art communities.