Long time ago, in a small village near the beach in West Sumatera, lived a woman and her son, Malin Kundang. Malin Kundang's father had passed away when he was a baby, and he had to live hard with his mother.
Malin Kundang was a healthy, dilligent, and strong child. He usually went to the sea to catch fish, and brought it to his mother, or sold it in the town.
Welcome Home, Son
In the Bible, it"s just opposite. The prodical son was warmly welcomed by his wealthy father. The story of old mother who is denied by her wealthy son is not seen often maybe becase it's too cruel to tell each other. BACK
Turn into Stone
Human beings has been changed into a stone since Gorgon and stones are worshipped as the holder of mysterious power in many civilizations, including Japan.BACK
|TANGKUBAN PARAHU||THE QUEEN IN SOUHERN SEA||INDONESIAN GHOSTS||MOUNT BROMO||JAYABAYA||QUEEN SIMA||CURSED SWORD, KERIS||LORO JONGGRANG|
|LANDORUNDUN||MOUSE DEER AND OTTER'S CHILD||WHY DOESN'T A BEAR HAVE A LONG TAIL?||BIWAR KILLS A DRAGON||FUNERAL CUSTOMS||CARVING MOTIFS||KYAI JEGOD||QUEEN AJI BIDARA PUTIH|
|WANEBAKA, SON OF TUNDE||NYI RORO KIDUL||NAI MANGGALE||POTTALA|