Monday, 22 September 2008
The Tuban regency was a regency in East Java, Indonesia. His capital was in the Tuban city. The width was 1,904.70 km² and long the coast reached 65 km. His inhabitants numbering around 1 million souls. Tuban was acknowledged as the Wali City because Tuban was one of the cities in Java that became the centre of the spreading of the Islam religious teaching. Several tourist attractions in Tuban that often was visited by tourists were the Wali Grave, for example Sunan Bonang, Makam Syeh Maulana Ibrahim Asmaraqandi (the Bar), Sunan Bejagung etc.. Apart from as the Guardian's city, Tuban was known as the City of Seribu Goa because of the Tuban location that was to the row of Kapur Utara mountains. Moreover several of Goa were in Tuban met the stalactite and Stalakmit. Goa that was famous in Tuban was Goa Akbar, Goa Putri Asih, etc.. Tuban was located in the Javanese bank of the island coast the northern part, with territory limits: north Javanese sea, next east Lamongan, next south Bojonegoro, and west Rembang and Blora Central Java The government The Tuban regency consisted of 20 subdistricts that is: Bancar, Bangilan, Grabagan, Jatirogo, Jenu, Kenduruan, Kerek, Merakurak, Montong, Palang, Parengan, Plumpang, Rengel, Semanding, Senori, Singgahan, Soko, Tambakboyo, Grabagan, Widang The tourist attraction and Cinderamata In our Tuban city could visit several tourist attractions, among them the Great Cave, the Great mosque, the Grave of Sunan Bonang,Ngerong Rengel, the Bektiharjo Bathing Place, Hot Prataan Water, the Waterfall of Nglirip,Goa Suci,Makam Syeh Maulana Ibrahim Asmaraqandi and the Boom Coast. The typical memento that could be bought was woven cloth (batikgedog) with the very typical motive. This typical motive could be also experienced by us in the form of socks, female clothes, and the shawl. Moreover, Tuban also was known as the Palm Wine city (or toak in the local language). Palm wine was the liquid (palm juice) from the stem the tree threw (the community mentioned him uwit Bogor) that was fermented so as intoxicating because of containing alcohol. Ready him palm juice was made become palm sugar, or could also immediately was drunk as the refreshing and certain drink, did not intoxicate, moreover from the tree threw ental or siwalan Or siwalan) this also could be eaten and felt sweet as well as elastic. The origin The Tuban city had the origin in several versions that is that was first was mentioned as TU the significant TYRE of waTU tiBAN (the stone that fell from sky) that is the heirloom stone that was brought from Majapahit headed by a pair of bird Demak, and when this stone arrive in on the Tuban City, this stone fell and was named Tuban. As for the version that was second that is meaning meTU BANyu meant to go out water, that is the incident when Raden Dandang the Discourse (the Big religious teacher Papringan) or Regent Pertama Tuban that opened the Papringan Forest and strangely, when this forest opening went out very swift water. This also was linked with the existence of the shallow old well but his water overflowed, and strangely this well was very close with the coast but his water was very tasteless. There was also the third version that is Tuban came from 'Tubo' words or Poison that meaning that is the same as the name of the subdistrict in Tuban that is Jenu Geography The Tuban regency was to the Pantura route and to the row of Utara Lime mountains. Kapur Utara mountains in Tuban were opened up from the Jatirogo Subdistrict to the Widang Subdistrict, and from the Merakurak Subdistrict to the Soko Subdistrict. Whereas the sea territory, was unfolded between 5 subdistricts, namely the Bancar Subdistrict, Kecamatan Tambakboyo, Kecamatan Jenu, Kecamatan Tuban and the Palang Subdistrict. The Tuban regency was on the end North and western East Java that was direct in the East Java Border and Central Java or between the Tuban Regency and the Regency Rembang.Tuban had the lowered point, that is 0 m. dpl that was in the Pantura Route and the highest point 500 m. that was in the Grabagan Subdistrict. Tuban also though by the River of Bengawan Solo that flowed from Gresik towards Solo The cultural ethnic group Tuban the Ethnic Group's Budayanya majority was the Javanese Ethnic Group and the minority including being the other ethnic group, like the Madura ethnic group, the Chinese ethnic group, the Kalimantan ethnic group, etc.. Original Tuban culture was varied, one of them was sandur.
Tuban in the Kini Period Together with the progress of the time, Tuban now is not as important as before. Tuban now begins to be forgotten by the Indonesian community, in fact Tuban contained the high and big value of the history struggle participation for the Tuban community in opposing the colonisers has begun to be faded in the world of the Indonesian government at this time