Adu Kerbau

Friday, February 6th 2009. | Tanah Datar Tourism


Adu kerbau/ Buffalo Fighting is a tradition in nagari Pandai Sikek, Marapi, and Aie Angek – Tanah Datar region district. In Minangkabau to having a buffalo is a precious and a privilege matter. Minangkabau itself form by words; Minang/ Menang/ Victorious and Kabau/ Kerbau/ Buffalo, so Minangkabau means the Victorious of Buffalo. And when you look at Minangkabau House, the Rangkiang itself  refer to the horn of buffalo. Adu kerbau/ buffalo fighting is happening after the harvest season, it is to celebrating the harvest day /r.j