Kampung Naga

An integrated living system of a traditionalSundanese hamlet in West Java, Indonesia. Ayu Tri Prestasia and Boomi Kim The spatial organization of Kampung Naga is influenced by its location on the valley. The topographical characteristics of the site defines the vertical zonation of the hamlet, which is closely related to the utilization of the landscape…

Read More

Kamalir and Nandur

Kamalir is cleaning waterways from weeds and parasites. It is done by the men in Kampung Naga as part of regular community activities before the planting season. Nandur is the activity of planting rice in the fields. This includes regulating the amount of water collected in each parcel to suit the needs of rice seeds…

Read More

Rice husking station

In Kampung Naga, rice is pounded manually using traditional tools. This activity is carried out at the rice husking station which is built on a fishpond. Rice husks will be thrown into fishpond to feed the fish. Project:: Kampung Naga Climate: Tropical – Mild temperate humid Year: Current Water Type: Fresh water Landscape: Plains Meaning:…

Read More

Nyusu Air

Nyusu air – spring water – is the only source of drinking water in Kampung Naga. The inhabitants collect the Nyusu water from the faucet at a platform on a fishpond. Project: Kampung Naga Climate: Tropical – Mild temperate humid Year: Current Water Type: Fresh water Landscape: Plains Meaning: Utilitarian Water workers & users: Inhabitants…

Read More

Latrine

In Kampung Naga, toilet units were built above the fishponds in a communal area outside the settlement area. Each latrine has 2 water tanks that separate water from the river and the spring. Project: Kampung Naga Climate: Tropical – Mild temperate humid Year: Current Water Type: Fresh water Landscape: Plains Meaning: Utilitarian Water workers &…

Read More

Cleaning the Mosque

In the settlement area of Kampung Naga, the use of water is only found at the mosque, as part of religious rituals before prayer. Besides, sometimes people also use it to wash food materials. This water tub has 2 tanks which are used to separate water from the river or the spring. Project: Kampung Naga…

Read More

Curugan

The houses in Kampung Naga are built on a raised platform in a linear arrangement. This level difference forms a gutter that is bounded by river stones, creating storm -water drainage channels. Project:: Kampung Naga Climate: Tropical – Mild temperate humid Year: Current Water Type: Fresh water Landscape: Plain Altitude: 584 m.a.s.l Soil Condition: Inceptisols…

Read More

Air Nyusu

A system to extract the spring water by creating a hole against the hill wall and channeling the water with pipes to the platform underneath. The spring water is a result of water infiltration through the pristine ‘forbidden’ forest and filtered by its roots. The people of Kampung Naga use it as a source for…

Read More

Balong

Project: Kampung Naga Climate: Tropical – Mild temperate humid Year: Current Water Type: Fresh water Landscape: Plain Altitude: 584 m.a.s.l Soil Condition: Inceptisols & Entisols Material: Fluvial rocks & Concrete Period: Fixed Form: Surface Use or Function : Fish farming, natural water purification

Read More

Ereng

The waterways flow the river water into the main irrigation channel leading to Kampung Naga. It utilizes piles of alluvial rocks that can be adjusted according to the seasonal change of the river water discharge. The people in Kampung Naga maintain this system manually as part of community activities to maintain social bonds. Project: Kampung…

Read More

Posts navigation