This article is about the christian speed dating Manado over 40 of Malang. Stasiun Malang Kota Baru Tampak Dalam. Mount Arjuno viewed from Singosari, Malang Regency. It has a history dating back to the age of Singhasari Kingdom.
As the second most populous city in the province, the 2016 census recorded 887,443 people in the city. The city is well known for its mild climate. During the period of Dutch colonization, it was a popular destination for European residents. Until now, Malang still holds its position a popular destination for international tourists.
Malang was spared many of the effects of the Asian financial crisis and since that time it has been marked by steady economic and population growth. The etymology of the name Malang is uncertain. One of the theory said that the name Malang is derived from the words Malangkuçeçwara which means «God has destroyed the false and enforced the right». The words was taken from an ancient term which mention a legendary temple called Malangkuçeçwara supposedly located near the city Malang. The word Malangkuçeçwara was applied as the motto of the city of Malang. The history of Malang Regency could be revealed through the Dinoyo inscription 760 AD as the primary official document to support the birth of Malang before a new inscription was discovered in 1986, which is yet to be deciphered.
The city was capital city of Singhasari in 1222, then transferred to Dutch colony. Surabaya, made it a popular destination for the Dutch and other Europeans. The government could not satisfy the population’s needs for affordable housing, which led to the building of shanty towns along the rivers and rail tracks. Malang is located in the middle of Malang Regency and south side of Java Island. The city has an area of 145. The parts of Malang have their own characteristics so that they are well-suited for various activities.
Malang City is passed by one of the longest river in Indonesia and the second longest in Java after Bengawan Solo, Brantas River whose the source is located on the slopes of Mount Arjuno in the northwest of the city. The city of Malang is located at a plateau. The city lies at an altitude between 440-667 metres above sea level. The city of Malang is surrounded by mountains and mountain ranges.
Malang municipality has a population of over 800 thousand, with around 2 million clustering in the Malang Valley, making it the province’s second most populous city. Up until the 14th century, Malang was part of an Indianized majority Hindu-Buddhist kingdom like most of Java. Now a large majority of Malang residents are Muslims. There are small minorities of Catholics, Protestants, Hindus, Buddhists and Confucians. Many buildings of worship still stand from their construction in the colonial era. Malang is famous for being a center of religious education.
Malang has several convents and monasteries: Carmel Monastery, Ursuline Convent, Misericordia monastery, Monastery of Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Brothers, Convent of the Sisters of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Monastery Mission Congregatio Brother, Brother Abbey Projo, Passionist Monastery, and several others. The Arekan dialect of the Javanese language is the day-to-day language used in Malang. Like those of Surabaya, citizens of Malang adopt an egalitarian form of Javanese. As becomes a center of educational, there are many languages from outside Java spoken in Malang. Many native Malang youths adopt a dialect that is called ‘Boso Walikan’. This is a form of language game that consists of reversing the pronunciation of the words, e. Football is considered a second religion in Malang.
The city is home to Arema FC, a popular football club in Indonesia which is also known in the AFC for its internationally acclaimed achievements. Miss Waria Indonesia 2006, Merlyn Sopjan. Many waria work in entertainment industry, beauty salons or become prostitutes. However, they still face prejudice and they can’t get many employment options. Temporary residents in Malang are mostly there for educational reasons. The view of West Malang from State University of Malang tower.
University of Brawijaya’s rectorate and main library building can be seen as a tower on the left side of the picture. Malang City has a developed and pluralistic economy and is an economic area highlighted by the East Java Provincial Government. Malang implements a system of creative economy. In 2016, the economy of Malang grew by 5.