Distribution of the Active Sacred Space Organization of Belief in God Almighty
Seno Budhi Ajar
Universitas Sebelas Maret
Jalan Ir Sutami, No.36 A Kentingan, Surakarta 57126.
There are two types of Organization of Belief in God Almighty (OBGA) that are religion and cultural. The OBGA who is able to maintain the activity and sanctity of the sacred Space is not easy. Many OBGA who has a sacred space but the current condition is less active or even inactive, while the others are still active but don’t have a sacred space or just have secretariat. The choice of Sacred space location is one of the factors. This research is qualitative with descriptive design and use the politics and poetics of sacred theory (Lily Kong) as the main base. The study concluded that the Religion OBGA who still actively choose the location of Sacred space based on the politics of sacred with the characteristics of urban areas in the high population, while The Cultural OBGA who still actively choose the location of his sacred space based on poetic sacred with a location in the hill or near the water source; There are public people who prays in the cultural OBGAs sacred space, while the Religion OBGAs sacred space can be used for community activities as a form of adaptation.
Topic: Gender and Geography, Indigenous Knowledges, Religious and Peoples Rights