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HISTORY OF CULTURE | THE CULTURE OF NGADA TRIBE | Ngada district that is located between the district of Ende (east) and Manggarai (west). Bajawa capital city is situated on a hill about 1000 meters above sea level. These communities are known for a four unitary traditional (ethnic group) who had various signs of a distinct entity.

Indigenous Unity are: (1) Nagekeo, (2) Ngada, (3) Riung, (4) Soa. Each unit features custom kekrabatannya maintain the support of such a sign of their unity.

Meaning kekrabatan families in the community generally in addition to the nearest Ngada in Sao nuclear family form the wider family of the symbols in unifying (One Peo, one Ngadhu, and Bagha). Ties carry the name of your rights and certain obligations. Examples kekrabatan every member of the customs union should obey the chiefs, particularly over land. Every community has a house principal supporters (traditional house) with a who heads the base of Puu Saka Sao Ngadhu ulu.

Traditional Houses also called Sao, a house made of materials such as in Ende / Lio (wall, roof, and floor / stage). Traditionally custom homes characterized by Weti (engraving). Carving consists of levels such as Keka, Sao Keka, Sao LIPI graduation, Sao Dawu Ngongo, Sao Weti Sagere, Sao Rapo Rica, Sao Lia Wheels.

Social coating called Ata Gae top, the middle layer is called Game Kisa, and coating the bottom is called Ata Hoo. Other sources mention the usual social coating is divided into three, Game (nobility), Game Kisa = Kuju, and lower class (slave). There is also a split of the four strata, Game (first nobility), Starch (second nobility) Steel (third nobility), and Bheku (fourth nobility).

The wives of each coating, especially coating the upper and middle course called Inegae / Finegae with the main task became head of the house who decide everything in the house began to income and expenditure.

Community support Nagekeo Paruwitu culture (hunting culture), Soa community supporter Reba (new year culture, harvest festival), Supporting farming culture in a wider sense is Ngadhu / Peo, occurs in some traditional unity Nagekeo, Riung, Soa and Ngada.

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