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Literature

ODE OF AN EAGLE

Eagle, king of birds. Your legend is vague now. Your self-worth has been torn apart by time. Take you to this cage. Your beak forgets the fresh blood of your prey alive. Now, only human compassion is the source of your livelihood. Continue reading

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A CUP OF COFFEE FROM ACEH

A cup of coffee from Aceh reminds us of him, as the last will he said. Coffee is mysterious as well as captivating, it is slowly becoming something that reaches the masses. In cities that are growing, trade is booming, and people’s lives are becoming more open. Coffee made relationships more egalitarian, and spending free time together grew to be popular. Continue reading

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SEA AND TWILIGHT

The sun will sink into the wide Indian Ocean, a dazzling light, dazzling to the eyes, glows on the face of the vast blue water. The surface of the sea in the sun I thought, how beautiful is it? Continue reading

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WHAT DOES THE FUTURE MEAN

The less we feel our absence. What is the meaning of our small selves compared to the heroes who have lived, or even in the years and centuries to come, the new humans who will later sail the vast ocean to all the islands in the overseas region? Continue reading

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WHY IS HISTORY IMPORTANT TO LEARN?

Every human being is a newborn in this world. Not knowing what happens before we are born means (we) are always children. How many years can humans live? And what is the meaning of life? Unless (our) life is intertwined with the lives of the ancestors. It’s all through historical records. Continue reading

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WHEN ACEH ASKED TO BECOME A VASSAL OF THE OTTOMAN EMPIRE

The Sultanate of Aceh, which was aware of the plan to open the Suez Canal, sent a delegation to Istanbul asking the Caliph, the Sultan of Turkey, to become the protector of the Islamic State of Aceh as the highest power in the Islamic world. Continue reading

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SEORANG TANPA NAMA TANPA GELAR

Wajah seorang pencinta harus menyala, berkilau dan berkobar-kobar bagaikan api. Cinta yang sejati tak mengenal resiko yang menyusul kemudian, dengan cinta, baik dan buruk menjadi tiada. Continue reading

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SYAIR PERAHU OLEH HAMZAH FANSURI

Wahai muda kenali dirimu, ialah perahu tamsil tubuhmu, tiadalah berapa lama hidupmu, ke akhirat jua kekal diammu. Continue reading

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JANGAN MENCINTAI LAUTAN

Jangan mencintai lautan, banyak telah tertelan binasa di tubirnya yang dalam. Laut adalah unsur yang sama sekali tanpa kesetiaan. Jangan percaya padanya atau ia akan menghabisimu dengan merendammu. Laut itu gelisah karena cinta. Continue reading

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ROMAN LEBURNJA KERATON ATJEH

Hari itu, Kamis pukul 12 siang, 24 Januari 1874. Belanda menyerbu ke dalam. Belanda memperoleh kemenangan atas Keraton Aceh setelah rakyat dan tentara Aceh bertahan 10 hari dalam padang peperangan yang sempit, untuk melindungi jarak antara pangkalan musuh dengan keraton yang hanya berjarak 100 meter saja. Hari itu adalah hari leburnya keraton Aceh. Continue reading

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