Cultural Elements: Rituals
Province: Nanggroe Aceh Darussalam
Origin of the Region: Kutacane (Southeast Aceh)
The tribal society of Aceh Tenggara has a unique circumcision procession for boys. The tradition used to be called this security has been decades since. Security is famous for horse-riding events. Usually a boy who will be circumcised in peusijuk or in Malay is often called fresh flour first.Tradisi this there are doing for seven days tujum night there is also doing it four days and four nights.Dergantung ability of the family. And if the security is done with luxury , The family cut one or two oxen / buffalo. Like a marriage party, the first day, the second, until the sixth day, the house that held a celebration visited by their relatives from the father and mother, and the village community. Usually the food served for the law is cooked in mutual assistance. On the seventh or the last day of the procession, a procession of horses carrying a "bride" of circumcision was performed. At that time the family entourage will come to the home of their mother's sister who awarded the horse. The number of horses was adjusted to the desired arrangements of parents who have a celebration. That night, the "substitute" of circumcision was circumcised by the mantri. After circumcision, the "bride" of circumcision is put to sleep on a bed whose mosquito nets are made from the custom fabric of the Alas community. The shutters were in the living room. In addition to dikelambui, above, in the middle, tied a string (like clothesline) as a place to hang clothes that have been worn custom.
This one snack has been very popular among the people of Central / Southeast Aceh, Tanah Karo, and even known also in South Tapanuli (Mandailing). This typical food, the way of making it slightly different when compared with some areas that make as a typical snack. So in the case of the mention of the name. In Kalak Alas (Red-Orang Alas) usually refer to this food as cimpe. While in Gayo to know this food with a different name of the gutel. In Karo called cimpa unung. The way of making and presenting it is slightly different for both the cimpe, cimpa unung, and gutel names, but the ingredients are the same.
Examples of the difference alone before steamed cimpe will be wrapped on pandan leaves while on unung cimpa wrapped with banana leaves or palm leaves. While in Gayo there are wrapped with banana leaves there are also directly steamed, without the pads first. The ingredients we need to prepare and how to make it are rice flour, grated coconut, brown sugar plus white sugar (there …
Alas tribe has many unique cultural traditions-unique and is one of the heritage for indigenous tribes in Indonesia. This tradition is inherited by the ancestors of the Alas tribe in the province of Aceh precisely in Southeast Aceh district and until now still maintained its authenticity. Traditions that have become part of the customs and arts of this area among which we often see and hear is Tangis Dilo (Cries Before Dawn), Pemamanen (Invitations from the Party of women), Variety (Poems in the form of a story that was raided), Sesukuten (Legend Stories , Fairy tale), Ngerane (rhymed) done by the eloquent parent Anggun Dodang (Swinging Child) and there are many terms of customs, arts including the types of dances that became the social traditions of indigenous culture of the tribe of Alas Aceh Tenggara.
Here we only discuss about the tradition of the culture of Tangis Dilo. The definition of Dilis Dilis is a bride's cry before dawn. Crying means crying, and Dilo means Time befor…