Universitas Indonesia Conferences, 7th International Symposium of Journal Antropologi Indonesia

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Pamoi: Tradition Ceremony at Haruku Village Community
Efilina Kissiya

Building: Soegondo Building
Room: 522
Date: 2019-07-25 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Last modified: 2019-06-21


Pamoi tradition ceremony is the local name and that is very familiar to the people of Central Maluku, especially the people Haruku village. Pamoi Ceremony is usually done to introduce the wife of a man whose wife Haruku  from abroad Haruku, and commonly referred to as "The trade". Pamoi is an agreement since the old times of the ancestors. Pamoi Ceremony is a commitment, an unwritten agreement. Pamoi Ceremony conducted in the form of a dinner party. In this Pamoi traditional ceremony, there are rules that must be obeyed by male and female relatives, and anyone who has to sit at the dinner has also been determined.

Pamoi Ceremony is the final culmination of marriages conducted ecclesiastical and civil registration. Ceremony Pamoi has a philosophy that is very important for the people of the State Haruku. Through this Pamoi Ceremony,  Haruku taught to respect, maintain kinship existing and new kinship fostered. Community Affairs has a philosophy bahwaUpacara Haruku custom Pamoi is an adhesive force which is very meaningful. Pamoi not only be seen as a culture that is not quality, but Pamoi are living together in the unity of the family must be done so that each family can clearly recognize kinship relationships within the family either tom, mui, ua, wate, and so on. The expression of respect is a living institution that must be maintained and it usually starts with the implementation Ceremony Pamoi one education value is to teach people to greet his brother with appropriate levels of age and accost the rules that apply.


Keywords: Pamoi Tradition