Sailing on the Sea to Mentawai Island of Indonesia


Traveling is one of desirable things to do in this life. I had a chance to travel by the sea to Siberut island of Mentawai regency in Indonesia. Such a new place for me to visit. It was also friendly atmosphere with the locals. I did this travel in 2018, long before the COVID-2019 took place.

Pasca Studi di Luar Negeri: Siapkah Indonesia dengan Tuntutan Zaman?


Memiliki pengalaman studi di luar negeri adalah pengalaman berharga yang bisa diraih oleh seorang pemuda Indonesia. Bukan saja karena studi di luar negeri membutuhkan persiapan yang matang, studi di negara orang lain juga membutuhkan kebulatan tekad untuk mencapai apa yang dicita-citakan. Terkadang muncul sebuah pertanyaan, apakah yang akan dibawa oleh pemuda-pemudi Indonesia setelah kembali studi … Continue reading Pasca Studi di Luar Negeri: Siapkah Indonesia dengan Tuntutan Zaman?

Fulbright – An Example of Study Objective (2010) for Indonesian Applications


My friends in Indonesia asked me several questions dealing with how they should write a good Study Objective for Fulbright scholarship. For the purpose of sharing what I wrote for my application and helping them to achieve a better result for them, I decided to share my study objective in this blog. After learning and … Continue reading Fulbright – An Example of Study Objective (2010) for Indonesian Applications

Film Bertema Agama dan Budaya di Indonesia – Caranya?


Setiap kita, pada dasarnya, menyukai film, apapun jenis genre-nya. Baik itu kartun, animasi, aksi, petualangan, misteri, horor, termasuk film bertema reliji atau agama dan budaya. Namun, pertanyannya, film seperti apa yang telah atau kita tonton itu? Lantas, seberapa jauh film bisa berpengaruh pada hidup kita? Kenapa pula sebuah film wajib dikaji terlebih dahulu oleh pakar … Continue reading Film Bertema Agama dan Budaya di Indonesia – Caranya?

The Beauty I feel when I am being a Muslim (March 7, 2012)


Well, people may have different point of view in terms of how they believe in something, especially believing in something known as "God". I was actually born from a family where my parents adore Islam and Allah SWT.  I am an Indonesian as well. Yes, what a big deal to be an Indonesian, right? Living … Continue reading The Beauty I feel when I am being a Muslim (March 7, 2012)