University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Athropology

Author: Anne Schiller

Borneo Families in this Life and the Next

Adherents of Kaharingan among the Nagaju Dayaks

By: Anne Schiller

After days of hard travel on a weather-beaten boat named Font of Prosperity, I was happy to arrive at the upriver village of Kuala Kurun, deep in the rainforests of Central Kalimantan Province in Indonesian Borneo. I had come to conduct interviews with native peoples about their traditional religion, Kaharingan. Although I was based in […]