Xhosa beadwork, like all African art, is steeped in symbolism and meaning. Harry Styles recently wore a suit that had psychedelic swirls and cuts that looked like they were from the 1970s. Literature. Indonesia’s literary legacy includes centuries-old palm, bamboo, and other fiber manuscripts from several literate peoples, such as the Malay, Javanese, Balinese, Buginese, Rejang, and Batak. The fourteenth century Nagarakrtagama is a lengthy poem praising King Hayam Wuruk and describing the life and social structure of his kingdom, Majapahit. The I La Galigo of the Bugis, which traces the adventures of their culture hero, Sawerigading, is one of the world’s longest epic poems. Planning to wear a low back blouse, backless dress or choli, but have no time to go in for a body scrub to show off a smooth back? Here’s a quick home remedy. Take 1 cup of sea salt and mix it with half a cup of olive oil. Add 5 drops of sandalwood oil and mix well. Store in a jar and scrub the areas of your body you want to flaunt. Wipe off with a wet towel. Italy began its major shift from agriculture to a major industrial economy after World War II. At the beginning of the twenty-first century, it is the fifth-largest economy in the world. Italy has only recently abandoned its interventionist economic policies that created periods of recession. Under pressure from the European Union it has begun to face its federal deficit, crime, and corruption. The state has begun a major retreat from participating in economic activities. Unemployment, however, has remained around 12 percent and economic growth has risen barely above the 1 percent level as the new millennium began. The outside of your body is like a barometer. If you are happy and relaxed it shows, just as it shows if you are sad, tired or depressed, have eaten badly, drunk too much or not had enough exercise. So your lifestyle is the thing to work on first. Then you should take care of your outside by cleansing your body and by moisturizing, nourishing, and when necessary, exfoliating your skin. You may never have held a skateboard in your hands let alone touched it with your legs, but you can still be a skateboarder. Wear loose comfortable and functional clothes and follow brands like Supreme, Thrasher and Palace. Skater chic as it is also called includes oversized graphic t-shirts with an open over shirt, sneakers, skater shoes, skater pants or shorts and hoodies. Wonderful article. I congratulate the Indonesian people for harmonizing many diverse cultures; a remarkable achievement in this strife-torn world. National Identity. The issue of regionalism has plagued Italy to the present day. Originally, the issue was one of the more developed north against the poor south. Italian regions had their own separate histories over a fourteen-hundred-year period. Many different “dialects” were spoken, and customs varied from area to area. In the period since the Risorgimento, the Italian unification movement, there has been a great deal of unity achieved. There is still a difference between the north, the central region, and the south. However, literacy has made a common language the norm. Television, radio, and newspapers have aided education by fostering a sense of national culture.
Check out this cool Fall season OOTD. We see a young lady wearing a cold-shoulder cream-brown cable-knit sweater updated with black leather skinny pants. Complete this outfit by adding a black leather shoulder bag. Division of Labor by Gender. Women and men share in many aspects of village agriculture, though plowing is more often done by men and harvest groups composed only of women are commonly seen. Getting the job done is primary. Gardens and orchards may be tended by either sex, though men are more common in orchards. Men predominate in hunting and fishing, which may take them away for long durations. If men seek long-term work outside the village, women may tend to all aspects of farming and gardening. Women are found in the urban workforce in stores, small industries, and markets, as well as in upscale businesses, but nearly always in fewer numbers than men. Many elementary schoolteachers are women, but teachers in secondary schools and colleges and universities are more frequently men, even though the numbers of male and female students may be similar. Men predominate at all levels of government, central and regional, though women are found in a variety of positions and there has been a woman cabinet minister. Emergence of the Nation. Though the Republic of Indonesia is only fifty years old, Indonesian societies have a long history during which local and wider cultures were formed. Want to wear your favourite dressy pieces in the heat? Take your cue from the always glamorous Priyanka Chopra who wore a ruffled silk dress with block-heeled By Far sandals while out and about in France recently. If you’re used to occasionally washing up with a bar soap and semi-regularly slapping on a layer of lotion, it’s officially time to create a skin care routine for your body. Not sure how? We’ve broken down a basic body care routine into five simple steps, and we’re sharing everything you need to know right here. Buchori, Mochtar. Sketches of Indonesian Society: A Look from Within , 1994. The development of science and technology has formed part of Indonesia’s five-year plans and is directed toward both basic science and applied technology, with emphasis on the latter. Health, agriculture and animal husbandry, defense, physical sciences, and applied technology have had priority. The Indonesian Institute of Sciences has its headquarters and main library in Jakarta. Its task is to oversee and encourage research in diverse fields, to coordinate between institutions, and to advise on national science and technology policy. It also approves research by foreign scholars. Indonesia’s major scientific research training centers are the Technological Institute, in Bandung, and the Agricultural Institute, in Bogor, founded in the colonial period, which draw top secondary school graduates.