Grandma Sellers Flowers sown in Beringharjo market, Yogyakarta, waiting for a buyer. Sow Flowers consisting of several kinds of potpourri, such as red roses, White Rose, Jasmine, Cempaka and Kanthil. For the purposes of Nyadran or offerings.

For the Javanese, an annual event named nyadran or sadranan an expression of socio-religious reflection. This is done in the context of religious visit to the graves of the ancestors. This rite is understood as a form of preservation of cultural heritage and traditions of the ancestors. Nyadran in Javanese tradition is usually done in a given month, as before the month of Ramadan, is Sha'ban or Ruwah. Or whenever a family member felt the need to do so.

Nyadran an expression of piety and social expression in which a sense of mutual help, solidarity and togetherness being the main pattern of this tradition. This expression will ultimately result in a system of vertical-horizontal relationship more intimate. In this context, it would nyadran can improve the pattern of relationships with God and people (social), so that ultimately will enhance the development of culture and tradition that has evolved to become more sustainable.

Discover more inspiring photos like this one.

Download the FREE 500px app Open in app