Mbah Maridjan (real name: Mas Penewu Suraksohargo; Kinahrejo born in Hamlet, Village Umbulharjo, Cangkringan, Sleman in 1927) was a “caretaker” of Mount Merapi. as caretaker was obtained from Sri Sultan Hamengkubuwono IX. Each Mount Merapi would erupt, local residents are always waiting for commands from him to flee. He took office as a caretaker deputy in 1970. Position as a caretaker and his clothing since 1982. Since the incidence of Mount Merapi would erupt in 2006,” Mbah” Maridjan increasingly popular.
when hundreds of journalists came to him because of Mount Merapi is being stretched,on 2006, he held out the example and advice interesting. When the molten lava routine day and night, she climbed. He was running a behavior, clearing the way to an important place in the cosmology of power of Java, a place where the offerings Royal Sultanate Sultanate Nyagogyakarta usual laid.
But now where is “”mbah” Maridjan …?
As we know Merapi volcano is active and the status of “siaga” (standby)
then where is “”mbah” Maridjan …?