Tale of the Bidadari by Stephani Soejono

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About The Tale of Bidadari,
Written by Daphne Lee, and was originally published in Personal Blog,
Feb 12, 2018

Eriang visits a remote village with his father, a doctor, on a mercy mission. From the architecture and headdress worn by the womenfolk, this community seems to be Minangkabau. Furthermore, the village chief is a woman: the Minangkabau are largest matrilineal society in the world.

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