Symbol of Harmonious Multicultural in ‘Venice from East’
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- History, Building, Multicultural, Harmony
Multiculturalism is formed through the ethnic diversity in an area, so is Palembang. Based on its history, various ethnic groups in Palembang have started from Kedatuan of Sriwijaya. This research used historical method there are heuristic, source criticism, interpretation and historiography. There are various ethnic groups in Palembang, namely Chinese, Indian Arabic and native Palembang. The existence of ethnic Chinese and Arabs were predicted as there was contact between Kedatuan of Sriwijaya and Sultanate of Palembang. Meanwhile, the native Palembang called wong Palembang were descendant of the Javanese who came to Palembang in the 16th century or even before the 16th century. The existence of various ethnic groups in Palembang shows a very harmonious relationship. Hardly had occurred ethnic conflicts in Palembang. This fact is reinforced by the existence of buildings that characterize certain ethnicities that have existed since the Sriwijaya Kedatuan. In addition to buildings of worship from various religions, there are buildings or areas that show certain ethnic characteristics such as Kampung Kapitan, Kampung Arab Al Munawar and Kampung Arab Assegaf. The existence of these buildings is a symbol of multicultural harmony in Palembang.
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TY - CONF AU - Syafruddin Yusuf AU - Alian AU - Aulia Novemy Dhita PY - 2021 DA - 2021/01/02 TI - Historical Building BT - Proceedings of the 4th Sriwijaya University Learning and Education International Conference (SULE-IC 2020) PB - Atlantis Press SP - 489 EP - 494 SN - 2352-5398 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/assehr.k.201230.152 DO - 10.2991/assehr.k.201230.152 ID - Yusuf2021 ER -