Tradition & Culture Events
Venue: Candi Boko – Candi Cetho. For information, call 0812 381 1001.
Venue: Student Hall (Gelanggang Mahasiswa) of UGM, Bulaksumur, Sleman.
Venue: Kekayon Wayang Museum at jalan Jogja Wanosari Km 7 no 277 Banguntapan, Bantul.
May 23, 2013 starts at 7am
Procession of Pindapata or alms-giving and collecting for Buddhist Bhikkhu. Venue: Jalan Pemuda, Magelang – Central Java.
May 24, 2013 starts at 8am
Taking the Holy Water procession at Umbul Jumprit, Temanggung and deliver it to Mendut Temple.
Taking the Holy Fire procession at Mrapen, Grobogan, Central Java and deliver it to Mendut Temple.
May 25, 2013 starts at 10 am
The procession leaves Mendut mid-afternoon, cutting a line through the crowds and food and souvenir stalls. At Borobudur the crowds gather and, as the full moon rises, candles are lit and flowers strewn about as offerings, followed by praying and chanting.
Route: Tugu Monument – Mangkubumi St – Malioboro St – Ahmad Yani St – Tritura St.
May 12 and 26, 2013 starts at 2pm
Venue: Sewandanan Yard of Pakualaman Palace at jalan Sultan Agung, Yogyakarta.