September 17, 2021
Economy

Indonesian Ministry of Tourism and Creative Economy Highlighting the Indonesia’s Tribe’s Ancient Traditions, Toraja International Festival 2021 Aims to Push Economic Growth in Toraja

  • The festival’s virtual programs are set to launch on YouTube on September 12.

  • Since 2015, the annual festival has seen a 300% increase in domestic and international tourism in the area.

MAKASSAR, Indonesia, Sept. 9, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Indonesian Ministry of Tourism and Creative Economy: The 9th annual Toraja International Festival (TIF), set to celebrate the ancient Torajan traditions, held in the village of Rante Buntu Pempon, Rantepao, on September 4, 2021. TIF’s festival program will be aired online on YouTube channel: LOKASWARA PROJECT on September 12, 2021 at 8PM UTC+7.

Ma’dandan traditional dance was performed by Toraja women at TIF 2021.

Logo (PRNewsfoto/Indonesian Ministry of Tourism and Creative Economy)

Logo (PRNewsfoto/Indonesian Ministry of Tourism and Creative Economy)

On spotlights were singing and dancing group, the menfolk Ma’nimbong and womenfolk Ma’dandan. During the event, they presented an age-old performance that have been performed…

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