NASI TUMPENG (Tumpeng Rice)

NASI TUMPENG (Tumpeng Rice)

Nasi Tumpeng is cone shaped rice and arranged together with side dishes. Because the shape of the cone is therefore called 'nasi tumpeng'. - Tumpeng is usually served on 'tampah' (a traditional round container made of woven bamboo) which has been covered with banana leaves. - In its presentation, tumpeng rice is usually equipped with 7 kinds of side dishes, 7 in Javanese means "PITU". Pitu number (or 7) this means "pitulungan" (help). - From the beginning until now the presence of cone rice remained the same, namely as a manifestation of gratitude to God the Almighty.

 

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