An ancestors’ legacy. Construction of ships without blueprints and super-sophisticated equipment.
See the making of Padewakang boats (‘outrigger boat’) that has been used hundreds of years ago by Makassarese people in bantilan (‘boat workshop’) H. Usman in Tanah Beru.
After playing on the beach, we finally continued our journey to a library owned by Muhammad Munir, a man who conducting the discipline of historical research, focusing on Mandar. There are several copies of the manuscript that he owned and there is also a genealogy of the kings’ descendants in Mandar, which is still neatly kept to date.