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  Surakarta - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Surakarta (its formal name; locally it is referred to as Solo) is an Indonesian city of approximately 500,000 people located in Central Java.
However, the decline continued, and in 1757, after the kingdom of Mataram was divided to Surakarta (northern court) and Jogjakarta (southern court), another rival royal house of Mangkunegoro was established by Raden Mas Said aka.
The Javanese language of Surakarta and Jogjakarta is well known as the standard for all Javanese speakers throughout the nation.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Surakarta   (745 words)

 Kota Surakarta - Wikipedia
Meskipun Karesidenan Surakarta sudah tidak ada lagi, warga dari daerah ini masih dengan bangga menyebut dirinya orang 'Solo' (bentuk alternatif dari Surakarta) meskipun tidak berasal dari kota Surakarta sendiri.
Kota Surakarta awalnya 'didirikan' pada tahun 1745, dimulai dengan pembangunan Keraton Kasunanan sebagai ganti ibu kota Kerajaan Mataram di Kartasura yang hancur.
Jika menghitung luas wilayah Surakarta secara keseluruhan (Soloraya - Surakarta + Kartasura, Colomadu, Baki, Grogol, Palur), maka luasnya adalah 130 km2.
id.wikipedia.org /wiki/Kota_Surakarta   (1834 words)

 WWW.JAWAPALACE.ORG-Naskah-Kartika Bagus C   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
SURAKARTA, Central Java (JP): Since time immemorial, the Javanese have been renowned for their rich variety of customs and traditional ceremonies, which are mostly the acculturation of indigenous and external cultures.
SURAKARTA, Central Java (JP): The city of Surakarta, or Solo, is a seat of nobility and culture in Java, offering visitors glimpses of a bygone era when the palace held sway over the area, ruling with elegance and refinement.
Surakarta can also be reached by bus or railroad, with dozens of buses and trains connecting Surakarta with Jakarta and several other major cities.
www.jawapalace.org /kartika_bagus.htm   (4119 words)

 ARSITEKTUR KARATON SURAKARTA   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
Prosesi ritual pemindahan Karaton dari Kartasura ke Surakarta adalah wujud fisik dari semangat tersebut.
Inti kebudayaan Karaton Surakarta berupa gagasan, hasil olah (kerja) pikir dan batin manusia berupa perilaku hidup menyembah kepada tuhan YME dan perilaku hidup sosial budaya (hubungan dengan sesama): Nilai yang terkandung di dalamnya diwariskan pelestariannya dari generasi ke generasi, melalui proses seleksi nilai tersebut menurut lintasan perjalanan sejarah.
Karaton Surakarta sebagai suatu lambang termasuk juga bangunannya.
www.jawapalace.org /arsitektur1.html   (5393 words)

 AllRefer.com - Surakarta, Indonesia (Indonesian Political Geography) - Encyclopedia
Connected by rail with Surabaya and Jakarta, it is a trade center for an area producing tobacco, rice, and sugar.
Surakarta's outstanding feature is the vast, walled palace of the sultan, virtually a city in itself.
Surakarta is the seat of a private university and an extension facility of Islamic Univ. of Indonesia.
reference.allrefer.com /encyclopedia/S/Surakart.html   (229 words)

 The Rules of Surakarta from Masters Games
The game of Surakarta is played on a special board of 6 x 6 points connected orthogonally to form a grid.
Surakarta is played with 12 stones and 12 shells although fl and white pieces will do just as well.
The pieces are set up with the shells on the first two rows nearest the player who will player them and the stones on the first two rows nearest the opponent.
www.mastersgames.com /rules/surakarta-rules.htm   (421 words)

The state of Surakarta (Kasunanan Surakarta Adi-ning Ratta) is the principal successor state to the central Javanese Empire of Mataram.
Surakarta, unlike Yogyakarta, was "abolished" as an administrative unit in 1946.
However, Prince Ngabehi is clearly the more senior of the two, not only in genealogical terms but also in terms of the titles conferred on the two respective princes by their late father.
www.4dw.net /royalark/Indonesia/solo.htm   (1203 words)

 STSI Surakarta - Joglosemar Online
The history of STSI Surakarta can not be separated with the existence since July 15, 1964 of ASKI (Academy of Conservatory).
At that time, Surakarta or Solo as the stronghold of Javanese Art and Culture need a formal education Academy to preserve traditional art.
STSI Surakarta has more than 200 lecturers, included 3 Ph.D, 26 M. and the rest are S1 graduates.
www.joglosemar.co.id /stsi_slo.html   (402 words)

 Surakarta Travel Information, Maps, Tourist guide and Indonesia Hotels.
Surakarta Travel Information, Maps, Tourist guide and Indonesia Hotels.
This is the older of the two royal cities in Central Java, and its ruling family can lay claim to being the rightful heirs to the Mataram dynasty.
The gamelan pavilions became the new theatres of war, with each city competing to produce the more refined court culture - a situation that continues to this day.
www.hotel4stay.com /indonesia/surakarta.html   (249 words)

 Karaton Surakarta Hadiningrat
Due to the existence of the elephants with its ivory trunks, this place is popularly known as GADING (Ivory).
Karaton Surakarta as one of the stronghold of Javanese culture is opened daily to be adored by visitors.
At present, the King of Surakarta is Sri Susuhunan Pakubuwono XII.
www.joglosemar.co.id /surakarta.html   (874 words)

 A Short History of Surakarta
In 1745, King Pakubuwono II chose the peaceful village of Solo as a favourable site to build his luxuriant new palace, the Surakarta Hadiningrat Palace.
The king had been forced to flee his old palace at Kartasura, 15 kilometres west of Solo, due to a rebellion.
Two centuries later, in 1946, shortly after the establishment of Indonesia as a republic, Surakarta relinquished its status as a kingdom to become a municipality.
intranet.usc.edu.au /wacana/solo/history.htm   (102 words)

 Images of Indonesia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
This is the outdoor 'pendopo' or ceremonial platform of the Kraton Surakarta.
There are a lot of things on display inside the Kraton Surakarta, including this old cannon which is supposed to have magic powers.
This cannon is the "wife" of the Si Jagur cannon in Jakarta.
www.gimonca.com /indonesia/solo.html   (268 words)

 Ruwatan - Joglosemar Online
In January 17, 1998, a traditional Ritual of Ruwatan was organized in Surakarta Royal Palace (Karaton).
It is the first ruwatan occurred in the history of Karaton Surakarta, as among the SUKERTAS protected was the King-Sri Susuhunan Pakubuwono XII himself, together with his 32 children and 17 sons/daughters-in-law.
He is confident that the impact of the Ruwatan spiritually should benefit many other things, including the Mangkunagaran Palace and even the country.
joglosemar.freeservers.com /ruwatan.html   (593 words)

 Ethnographic Arms & Armour - Keris info
Heavy wear on the 'dada', between luk 1 to 3, 3 to 5, 5 to 7 and 7 to 9.
The ukiran (hilt) is of gaya Surakarta wanda Yudawinatan.
After re-reading the comments, I found that you thought I was refering to tangguh Surakarta but what I was refering to is actually made in Surakarta area.
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 Surakarta Things To Do - Travel Guides - VirtualTourist.com
The THR Sriwedari (Taman Hiburan Rakyat) is an amusement park and open daily to the public (only during special events is there an admittance charge).
Don't be misled by the plate "Mangkunegaran Palace Hotel", the Palace is in the area of Pura Mangkunegaran where the Mangkunegaran Hotel has been founded on the domain of the Palace.
The STSI (Sekolah Tinggi Seni Indonesia = Academy of Indonesian Performing Arts) Surakarta is the prestigious Art Academy in Surakarta.
www.virtualtourist.com /travel/Asia/Indonesia/Central_Java_Province/Surakarta-1205893/Things_To_Do-Surakarta-R-1.html   (1032 words)

1861 - 1893 Major-General H.H. Sampeyan Dalam ingkang Sinuhun Kanjeng Susuhanan Prabhu Sri Paku Buwana IX Senapati ing Alaga Ngah 'Abdu'l-Rahman Saiyid ud-din Panatagama [Sunan Bangun Kraton], Susuhanan of Surakarta.
at Surakarta, 1891, Radin Ajeng Surtiyem/Radin Ayu Prabhu ning Rat.
at Surakarta, 1899, Radin Ajeng Sutantina/Bandara Radin Ayu Kusuma di-ning Rat, daughter of Colonel H.H. Kanjeng Gusti Pangeran Adipati Arya Mangku Negara V Senapati ing Ayuda, by one of his morganatic wives.
4dw.net /royalark/Indonesia/solo7.htm   (577 words)

 Indonesian Composer Biographies
Born into a family with many generations of royal musicians, he became a member of the royal gamelan at the Kraton Surakarta at the age of 13.
He was active in the preservation and development of many classical music and dance forms, particularly those associated with the palace (Kraton) Surakarta.
While he was at A.s.K.I. (college level traditional music conservatory) he founded and directed the Balinese gamelan groups, as well as participating in rehearsals and performances of a new style of music called "Eksperimen Karawitan Baru", or new experimental music on traditional instruments.
www.gamelan.org /library/bakersbios.html   (5274 words)

 About Surakarta   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
The two names, Solo and Surakarta, are interchangeable and both reflect the historical beginnings of this rich cultural center.
Solo is located in the Province of Jawa Tengah, lying on a verdant tropical plain,surrounded by the Merapi, Merbabu and Lawu volcanoes.
It is usually played after 9 pm to 5 am by a puppet master called dalang.
www.uns.ac.id /aboutus/eska.php   (263 words)

 Good and Bad Tourists - Solo/Surakarta   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
Postcard #11 (transcription by Catherine Playoust) ************ Picture ------- A map of Surakarta, bearing the title "Map of Surakarta".
Predominantly yellow, with green on the coast and blue fringes at the water.
Caption ------- Surakarta or Solo is one of the Javanese Cultural's Centre Stamps ------ 2 copies of Republik Indonesia 300,- Blue drawing of aeroplane with multiple silhouettes of a plane in flight.
danny.oz.au /travel/1994/cards/11   (364 words)

 Alibris: Surakarta
Kraton and Kumpeni : Surakarta and Yogyakarta, 1830-1870.
Tone measurements of outstanding Javanese gamelan in Yogyakarta and Surakarta
The Dalang behind the Wayang : the role of the Surakarta and the Yogyakarta Dalang in indonesian-javanese society
www.alibris.com /search/books/subject/Surakarta   (301 words)

 Sekilas Surakarta - Solo Lama
of Surakarta began when Sunan Paku Buwana II ordered Tumenggung Honggowongso, Tumenggung Mangkuyudo, and the Dutch Army Commander J. B Van Hohendorff to find the location to set up the new capital city of the Mataram Kingdom.
After considering physical and non-physical factors, in 1746 AD or 1671 of Javanese calendar) a village near Bengawan river called Sala was chosen.
the historical facts, the development of Surakarta was very much affected by the roles of the Kasunanan goverment, Mangkunegaran government, Vastenburg Fort as the centre for the Dutch close surveilence on the Surakarta Kingdom, and Pasar Gede Hardjanagara market as the town’s centre of economy.
www.solonet.co.id /sololama/sekilas-e.htm   (181 words)

 Gamelan of Central Java VI: Kraton Surakarta / CD / cdRoots
Here the repertoire is that of the court musiaians of Surakarta.
Again the repertoire is that of the court of Surakarta whose unmistakable style has for centuries been the inspiration for a great musical culture.
The sensations experienced on immersing oneself in the seemingly unending flow of crystalline sounds and timbres - sounds whose occurrence is marked by increasingly incisive rhythmic patterns - are once again hard to describe.
www.cdroots.com /rd-gamelan6.html   (485 words)

 Surakarta - Menu
Ricetable Surakarta, starting with prawns in a sweet spicy saus and for dessert a deliceous mangosurprice.
The coffee of Brasserie Surakarta is made from freshly roasted coffeebeans from a small coffee plantation on the island of Sulawesi.
This is one of the best Plantations in the world: TORADJA PRINCE, named after the princes of Toradja.
www.surakarta.nl /leiden/eng_menu.html   (617 words)

 Universitas Muhammadiyah Surakarta   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
Universitas Muhammadiyah Surakarta akan menjadi tuan rumah pada acara Rakor Perguruan Tinggi Muhamma....
Tanggal 21 Mei 2006 kampus Universitas Muhammadiyah Surakarta akan mengadakan lomba mincing dkalanga....
Tim Pembina fakultas kedokteran Universitas Muhammadiyah Surakarta yaitu dari Universitas Sebelas Ma....
www.ums.ac.id   (85 words)

 Rajawedha Maesa Lawung/Buffalo Lancing in Karaton Surakarta - Joglosemar Online
The Ceremony of the Royal Slametan or Rajawedha Maesa Lawung/Buffalo Lancing in Karaton Surakarta
This tradition was continued in Demak, Kartosuro and Surakarta.
In Karaton Surakarta Hadiningrat the time of Maesa Lawung rite was changed to Javanese month of Bakda Mulud, on the last service ‘Pisowanan’day.
joglosemar.freeservers.com /slo_lawung.html   (745 words)

 Jempalik :: Suhanto, S.H. :: In the Line of Duty
High School of Economics, Karanganyar, Surakarta, Central Java, Indonesia.
Contributions in the forms of essays and articles on education (written in Indonesian language) are welcome.
Jalan Perum Pelita B-05, Karanganyar, Surakarta 57715, Jawa Tengah
www.geocities.com /jempalik/suhanto.htm   (307 words)

 Solo (surakarta) Hotels - Secure Reservations and Discount Rates on Solo (surakarta) Hotels   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
The Lor In Hotel Solo is conveniently located on the fringe of Solo's central business district and airport providing easy access to many key attractions and famous landmarks.
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Rates displayed on this page are the lowest rates available for all rate periods and may vary depending on your exact travel dates.
www.precisionreservations.com /ph-aspx-city_id.2961-db-hoteldatabase/PHCOther.htm   (215 words)

 Batik Designs - a wealth of beauty from Indonesia
In its effort to penetrate the Surakarta and Yogyakarta markets, Batik Cina appeared in two derivatives, Batik Dua Negri and Batik Tiga Negri, processed in the north coastal Pesisiran, Surakarta and Yogyakarta in Central Java.
A symbiosis between various styles of batik, especially of the principalities of Yogyakarta and Surakarta and the north coast of Java, which still utilized soga brown as the basic color, Batik Indonesia was developed utilizing bright colors.
An important genre in the development of batik, Batik Sudagaran emerged as early as the end of the 19th century in the principalities of Surakarta and Yogyakarta.
www.expat.or.id /info/batikdesigns.html   (934 words)

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