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What do you know about 𝑻𝒊𝒅𝒂𝒚𝒖? Or have you ever heard it?
𝑻𝒊𝒅𝒂𝒚𝒖 is an abbreviation of 𝙏𝙞𝙤𝙣𝙜𝙝𝙤𝙖 (𝗖𝗵𝗶𝗻𝗲𝘀𝗲), 𝘿𝙖𝙮𝙖𝙠 & 𝙈𝙚𝙡𝙖𝙮𝙪 (𝗠𝗮𝗹𝗮𝘆). This abbreviation is perfect to describe Singkawang; a 2nd biggest city in West Kalimantan province after the capital city, Pontianak. A three-different culture has been colouring Singkawang due to its location.
𝙎𝙖𝙣 𝙆𝙝𝙚𝙪 𝙅𝙤𝙣𝙜 was given name for Singkawang by 𝗖𝗵𝗶𝗻𝗲𝘀𝗲 𝗛𝗮𝗸𝗸𝗮 who came as gold miners in the 𝟭𝟳𝟰𝟬. Literally translated 𝙂𝙪𝙣𝙪𝙣𝙜 𝙈𝙪𝙡𝙪𝙩 𝙇𝙖𝙪𝙩 (Mountain’s mouth of the ocean), it means a place that is located on foothills that is facing the ocean. Singkawang is adjacent to Natuna Sea on the west side & there are mountains & rivers where the water flows from the mountains through the river to the sea’s estuary.
Most Chinese descendants are Hakka with a small percentage of Teochew. This acculturation has been created Taoism worship places in almost corner of the city. No wonder is known as a thousand kelenteng (Chinese temple) city.
𝐌𝐚𝐫𝐤 𝐨𝐧 𝐲𝐨𝐮𝐫 𝐜𝐚𝐥𝐞𝐧𝐝𝐚𝐫! 𝐒𝐢𝐧𝐠𝐤𝐚𝐰𝐚𝐧𝐠 𝐂𝐚𝐩 𝐆𝐨𝐦𝐞𝐡 𝐟𝐞𝐬𝐭𝐢𝐯𝐚𝐥 on the 15th after CNY with 𝐓𝐚𝐭𝐮𝐧𝐠 parade 𝐓𝐚𝐭𝐮𝐧𝐠 is from 𝐇𝐚𝐤𝐤𝐚 (Khek) dialect which means people who are possed by spirits of Gods or ancestors. Swipe ⬅️ to see what dates for the event!