Sunday, August 19, 2012

Mudik In Indonesia


What is the meaning of mudik in English?
Mudik, is term of Indonesian language. This term usually used in Ramadhan Month. Its mean that, people are going home to their hometown where they parents are live. Did you get the message. So, maybe mudik could be translated into English as going home.

Why people are going mudik?
In the end of Ramadhan, muslim will have Iedul Fitri. Iedul Fitri is a winner day. People who take shaum or fasting will end their holly month of iedul fitri. In the Iedul Fitri, people will go to mudik. Mudik is a tradition on iedul fitri. They will get meeting together with their lovely family, especially their parents. That why, why people are going to mudik. They need to meet their old parents in their hometown. This is an Indonesian tradition, mudik.