Custom Home Architecture, Beautiful Traditional Tongkonan House in South Sulawesi, IndonesiaApril 30th, 2012 - Posted in Architecture, Art & Design
Learn to understand life by respecting the culture and heritage, Indonesia is known the state of multiculturalism in the presence of ethnic groups, cultures and customs that are rich in diversity. Contains the values from generation to generation, the traditional tongkonan home is the traditional home in South Sulawesi, is indigenous custom home of Toraja. Made of wood with a roof shaped curved like a boat, tongkonan custom home to be a place of residence and used for ceremonial custom or religious. Amazing architecture with ornate decorations of buffalo horns represent confidence and as a symbol of degree level (social status) in the Toraja which symbolizes the ability of the economy. Love the culture, because culture is a reflection of an individual or group representing itself.