RU  UK  EN
Статьи  >  Know  >  The Ambassador of Indonesia introduces Borobudur devoted to Independence Days of Indonesia and Ukraine to the capital

The Ambassador of Indonesia introduces Borobudur devoted to Independence Days of Indonesia and Ukraine to the capital

Автор: 18.08.2019 | diplomacy, ambassador, Indonesia
In Kyiv, in the National Botanical Garden named after N.N. Grishko the Borobudur appeared. The Indonesian Embassy on the occasion of the 74th anniversary of the independence of its state and the 28th anniversary of independence of Ukraine made a symbolic gift to the capital.

The height of Kiev Borobudur corresponds to the original, located on the Java island. It took 51 days for the masters to reduce this Buddhist stupa.

It was chosen to recreate Borobudur in the capital of Ukraine because this architectural masterpiece is one of the most visited locations among tourists in Indonesia, which has truly become the hallmark of the country.

Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassadors and heads of diplomatic missions of Azerbaijan, Algeria, Turkey, the USA, Afghanistan, Iran, Libya, Malaysia, Morocco, Slovenia, Vietnam, Lithuania, the United Arab Emirates and Kuwait attended the opening ceremony of the sculptural object.

In a welcoming speech, the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Indonesia to Ukraine, Yuddi Krisnandi, on behalf of the Government and people of the Republic of Indonesia, expressed sincere gratitude to the guests and the leadership of the Botanical Garden for their presence and he said: “Borobudur, which means a temple on a slope, is the largest Buddhist temple in the world, as well as the cultural heritage of the Indonesians which was built over a hundred years from the 8th to the 9th century AD, and the temple is located in the north of Yogyakarta, Central Java province. The stupa depicts a vast universe, a sacred place of spiritual life. Borobudur is a masterpiece that symbolizes the grandeur of Indonesian civilization, which was elected one of the seven wonders of the world, and in 1991 was designated by UNESCO as a World Cultural Heritage Site.

The Stupa we have presented represents a replica of one of the 72 Borobudur Stupas and corresponds in size to the original Stupas in Indonesia. This stupa was built by three Indonesian art construction masters whom we invited from Indonesia".

5d590e1d9d24d.jpeg

The idea of creating a new location in the Indonesian garden belongs personally to Mr. Ambassador:

“Once, in the summer of 2018, I visited the botanical garden and saw many Ukrainian families who visit the park and enjoy its beauty. Some of them sat, ran, played and were engaged in various types of activities. Then I got the idea to build something prettier in this place, something that came from Indonesia, and which beauty could always please Ukrainians. Therefore, Borobudur is an Indonesian masterpiece and has become a gift to the people of Ukrain. I am sure that Borobudur is seen as a source of creative inspiration for the next generations of our two countries - Indonesia and Ukraine, which will unite eternal friendship as part of the efforts of both states to promote world peace. May Borobudur’s presence in Ukraine inspire the world with the significance of unlimited friendship and eternal love”.

The open air event was accompanied by tastings of national dishes, performances and traditional dances.

We will kindly remind that the Indonesian Garden in the National Botanical Garden. N.N. Grishko was opened in 2017 with the support of a diplomatic institution.

This floristic island of the largest Muslim state in the world is created under the personal control of Mr. Yuddy Chrisnandi and the hands of Indonesian landscapers and gardeners.

The Indonesian garden is under construction, but now there is a pavilion built to carry out the Muslim prayer, the objects in the cultural style of West Java and Borobudur has become the central sculpture.

Have a look at OUTLOOK photo report from the opening ceremony of Borobudur in Kyiv in our gallery.

Вам это будет интересно:
Lakes that are changing the idea of the power of the nature
At the bare mention of the word lake, our imagination pictures soothing, nostalgia-laden images of quite pond cosily embraced by the grassy hills. OUTLOOK prepared a selection of the most spectacular lakes, which will change your understanding of this work of nature. Each of them has something to surprise, whether it is unusual water shade, or frightening ability to petrify living creatures.
VIDEO: Vanilla, pistachio... orchid
With the assistance of the Embassy of the Syrian Arab Republic in Ukraine we visited Damascus and enjoyed very interesting place. Watch!
Ambassador Melissa O'Rourke held a diplomatic reception in Kyiv
Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Commonwealth of Australia Melissa O’Rourke welcomed the guests of honor on 27 January on the occasion if the National Day . Ambassadors of India, Belgium, Greece, Afghanistan, Moldova, Kyrgyzstan, Indonesia, Malaysia, Pakistan, Switzerland, Slovenia and diplomats from other countries were invited.
The Embassy of India to Ukraine celebrated the Republic Day on grand scale
On January 27, the Embassy of India organized a reception to mark the 71st Day of the Republic of India. India gained independence from colonial occupation on August 15, 1947, and the Constitution of modern and independent India came into force on January 26, 1950. This day became the history of the state and has been celebrated since that times.
Ambassador Anica Djamić organized a concert in Kyiv on Croatia presidency of the Council of the EU
The Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Croatia to Ukraine, Ms. Anica Djamić, organized a concert in Kyiv on the occasion of Croatia's presidency of the Council of the EU. Friends and partners of the diplomatic institution as well as statesmen visited the philharmonic.
PHOTOproject: Bali: The street of artists
OUTLOOK continues to explore interestingsights of our planet. More recently, our photographers Nikita Panisov and Anna Kravchenko returned from the wonderful city Ubud located in Indonesia. This place, considered as the cultural capital of the state, impresses with many interesting things but most of all - its artist's street ...
Ambassador of Sudan in Ukraine Mohamed Eisa Ismail Dahab held a diplomatic reception in Kyiv
On the occasion of the Sudan National Day, a diplomatic reception took place in the capital of Ukraine, gathering at one of the five-star Kyiv hotels heads of diplomatic missions, regional and international organizations accredited to Ukraine, Ukrainian officials and Sudanese students studying in Ukraine.
Start of the conference "Turkmenistan and international organizations: cooperation for peace and development"
On January 14, 2020, the International Conference “Turkmenistan and International Organizations: Cooperation for Peace and Development” dedicated to the celebration of the 25th anniversary of the permanent Neutrality of Turkmenistan in the year of 2020 marked by “Turkmenistan – Home of Neutrality” has started in Ashgabat.
Ambassador of Indonesia to Ukraine Yuddi Krisnandi and OUTLOOK project Director General Dariia Kariakina hold a FEEL Indonesia special project
Embassy of the Republic of Indonesia to Ukraine and OUTLOOK project on December 23, 2019 in the creative space "Art Prichal" within the framework of the OUTLOOK WORLD CULTURE FESTIVAL hold FEEL Indonesia special event on December 23, 2019 in the creative space "Art Prichal".
Diplomatic Greetings project by OUTLOOK and GDIP with the Ambassador of the Republic of Slovenia to Ukraine
A meeting of representatives of the diplomatic sphere with students took place at the Embassy of the Republic of Slovenia in Ukraineat the end of December. The School of Young Ukrainian Diplomat ofthe Institute of International Relations of KNU n.a.Taras Shevchenko ...
28th Independence Day of Kazakhstan. Ambassador Samat Ordabayev held a diplomatic reception
On December 4, 2019, a diplomatic reception on the occasion of the Independence Day of the Republic of Kazakhstan was held in the capital. Ambassadors Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Latvia, Slovakia, Tajikistan, Azerbaijan, Belarus and Hungary, representatives of state institutions and international organizations...
Jakarta – Victorious and Great: Symbols of liberty
Indonesia is a huge country, fourth on the planet it terms of population and 12th in terms of territory. And its magnificent Jakarta is one of the most ancient and most interesting capitals of the world. However it hasn’t always been majestic and independent, not at all…
Charity Bazaar 2019 was held in Kyiv with the participation of embassies
On November 30, 2019, at the Olympic Stadium, the International Women's Club of Kyiv (IWCK), a non-governmental non-profit organization founded in 1992, organized a traditional Charity Bazzar in order to raise funds to help orphans, the elderly, children with special needs and internally displaced persons from eastern Ukraine .
The Ambassador Cristian-Leon Țurcanu: "Romania is not only a neighbour but also a friend of the Ukrainian people"
A diplomatic reception organized by the Romanian Embassy in Ukraine took place in Kyiv. Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassadors of Israel, Estonia, Germany, Turkey, France and diplomats from other countries visited the event to celebrate the founding moment in the history of modern Romania - the Great Union of 1918.
OUTLOOK Project creates a venue to exchange professional culinary experience between the chefs from Ukraine and the RSA within the framework of the FEEL SOUTH AFRICA event
Chefs from the RSA Andile Somdaka and Mahlomola Thamae, who came as the special guests of the Feel South Africa initiative within the framework of the festival of the cultures of the peoples of the world OUTLOOK WORLD CULTURE FESTIVAL...
FEEL SOUTH AFRICA event by OUTLOOK project and RSA Embassy took place in Kyiv
On November 21, OUTLOOK together with the Embassy of the Republic of South Africa in Ukraine carried out the FEEL SOUTH AFRICA project within the framework of the festival of the cultures of the world OUTLOOK WORLD CULTURE FESTIVAL.
Workshop on Cooking Varenyky Dumplings for the Ambassador's Spouses Club from the Outlook Project And Culinary Expert Ievgen Klopotenko
On the initiative of the Ambassador's Spouses Club, Outlook Project organized a culinary workshop on shaping varenyky dumplings from a Ukrainian chef and co-owner of 100 Years Back in Future Ievgen Klopotenko.
The Belgian King's Feast in Kyiv. Ambassador Alex Lenaerts Continues Annual Celebration Tradition
Philharmonic of Kyiv hosted guests of the Embassy of Belgium in Ukraine on the occasion of the King's Feast. Ambassadors Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Finland, Japan, Norway, Slovenia, Armenia, Brazil, Argentina and other countries attended the solemn reception and the concert program.
Kyrgyz Republic is celebrating 28 years old. Ambassador Zhusupbek Sharipov holds a diplomatic reception in the capital of Ukraine
On November 20, a diplomatic reception to mark the 28th anniversary of the Independence of the Kyrgyz Republic was held at the InterContinental Kyiv. The Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Kyrgyz Republic to Ukraine welcomed the guests on the occasion of the holiday.
Discussion "Music that make the walls fall" by the Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Freedom
On November 8, 2019, the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany in Ukraine became a participant of the discussion "Music that make the walls fall" which was directly organized by the Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Freedom.
Закрыть
Outlook facebook page