Hangabehi takes control of Surakarta palace
Ganug Nugroho Adi
The Jakarta Post
PREMIUM Closer to reconciliation: Surakarta Sultan Pakubuwono XIII Hangabehi sits on the throne to watch the “sacred” Bedaya Ketawang dance during the Tingalan Jumenengan event commemorating the anniversary of his crowning at the Surakarta Keraton Palace on Saturday. The ceremony marks the beginning of reconciliation between the sultan and the customary council that has opposed his leadership.(JP/Ganu...