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A tunggal panaluan is a magic staff used by shamans of the Batak people, who live in the highlands of North Sumatra, Indonesia. Traditionally the tunggal panaluan it is made from wood carved with human figures and embellished with horsehair and cooked human brain, both procured from sacrificial victims.

References[edit]

  • Kuiper, F. B. J., Cosmogony and Conception: A Query, History of Religions, Vol. 10, No. 2 (Nov., 1970), 91-138.
  • Winkler, J., Die Toba-Batak auf Sumatra in gesunden und kranken Tagen, American Anthropologist, New Series, Vol. 32, No. 4 (Oct.-Dec., 1930), 682-687.



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Jakarta Post
Sun, 26 Apr 2015 01:38:25 -0700

Fusi, who started giving him religious assistance on Sunday. Regarding the execution location, Utomo said it was likely that the executions would be conducted at Tunggal Panaluan shooting range, which was also used for a first batch of executions on Jan.

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The Straits Times
Tue, 28 Apr 2015 21:29:38 -0700

CILACAP, Indonesia (THE JAKARTA POST/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - The bodies of eight death-row inmates who were executed by firing squad on Tunggal Panaluan field on Nusa Kambangan Island, off Cilacap, in Central Java at 12.25am on Wednesday ...

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Inquirer.net
Tue, 28 Apr 2015 01:15:00 -0700

In response to a further question as to whether the executions would be held in Tunggal Panaluan shooting range, Adi said he also could not confirm that. Tunggal Panaluan was the location of the first batch of executions under President Joko “Jokowi” ...
 
Jakarta Post
Tue, 28 Apr 2015 19:48:45 -0700

The bodies of eight death-row inmates who were executed by firing squad on Tunggal Panaluan field on Nusakambangan Island, off Cilacap, in Central Java at 12:25 a.m. Wednesday and their corpses have been transported off the island. Antara reported ...
 
Jakarta Post
Wed, 29 Apr 2015 06:30:00 -0700

The body of Okwudili Oyatanze, a Nigerian drug trafficker executed early on Wednesday on Nusakambangan prison island, has been laid to rest at the Gita Eklesia Foundation orphanage in Ambarawa, Semarang regency, Central Java. Oyatanze's body ...

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Wed, 29 Apr 2015 08:19:30 -0700

Rodrigo dieksekusi bersama 7 terpidana mati lainnya dini hari tadi di Lapangan Tembak Tunggal Panaluan, Pulau Nusakambangan. (Taufiqurrohman/Liputan6.com). Liputan6.com, Jakarta - Kepedihan menyelimuti hati keluarga para terpidana mati yang ...

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Metro TV News
Tue, 28 Apr 2015 22:03:20 -0700

Eksekusi mati hanya dilakukan terhadap delapan terpidana mati kasus narkoba di Lapangan Tembak Tunggal Panaluan, Pulau Nusakambangan, dini hari tadi pada pukul 00.25 WIB. Kedelapan terpidana mati itu adalah Andrew Chan (warga negara ...

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