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Merciful kingdom in the heart of Java : Jogjakarta, Indonesia

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Alternate title:Jogjakarta, Indonesia
Sultanate of Jogjakarta
Summary:The Sultan of Jogjakarta, regarded by his people as the divine representative and intermediary between themselves and the supreme being, rules one of the last remaining kingdoms in Asia. This program explores the emotional bond between the sultan and the people as well as the cultural and religious traditions in Java through history.
Contributor:Sato, Yoshihiko
Waycott, Angus, 1947-
Handover, Elizabeth
Tomita, Isao, 1932-
Provider:Nihon Hōsō Kyōkai
Bayerischer Rundfunk
Telepool GmbH
Télé Images International
Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Topical subjects:Sultans -- Indonesia -- Yogyakarta (Daerah Istimewa)
Yogyakarta (Sultanate) -- Politics and government
Yogyakarta (Sultanate) -- Religious life and customs
Yogyakarta (Sultanate) -- History
Yogyakarta (Indonesia) -- History
Yogyakarta (Indonesia) -- Description and travel
Genre:Documentary television programs
Educational television programs
Credits:NHK Documentary ; director, Yoshihiko Sato ; international co-producers, Bayerischer Rundfunk, Telepool, Tele Images International. Narration, Angus Waycott, Elizabeth Handover. Music, Isao Tomita.
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Religion
Government, Law, Politics
Films@UM Browse terms:Religion, Philosophy
Government, Law, Politics
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