International Journal of Humanities and Social Science

ISSN 2220-8488 (Print), 2221-0989 (Online) 10.30845/ijhss

Representation of Mutual Cooperation Values as Local Wisdom in the Text of Pasambahan Manjapuik Marapulai in Solok City
Zulfian Elfiando; Prof. Dr. Ni Luh Sutjiati Beratha, M. A; Prof. Dr. I Ketut Darma Laksana, M. Hum; Prof. Dr. Oktavianus, M. Hum

One of the values of local wisdom that is still inherited by the Minangkabau people and which is still maintained by indigenous peoples in the city of Solok is pasambahan. Pasambahan is a sacred ceremony, because every ceremony is carried out in a customary manner, the pasambahan must be present.Once the importance of pasambahan in the marriage process, if it is not carried out pasambahan ceremony can have adverse consequences on ongoing activities. Pasambahan manjapuik marapulai 'pasambahan picking up the bridegroom' is one of the oral traditions of Minangkabau people in Solok city. In Minangkabau tradition, marapulai 'bridegroom' is picked up customarily by the bride's family to be married and juxtaposed in the bride's family house.The marriage process of manjapuik marapulai in Minangkabau customs is carried out in mutual cooperation. In text of pasambahan manjapuik marapulai, it is reflected the values of mutual cooperation which is the local wisdom of Minangkabau people in general, the people of Solokcity in particular. The purpose of this research is to represent the values of mutual cooperation in the text of pasambahan manjapuik marapulai as the local wisdom of the Minangkabau people in general, the people of Solok city in particular. This study uses qualitative methods with purposive sampling technique. In addition, a focus group discussion (FGD) was also conducted on various fields of speech. The data of this study are oral text of pasambahan manjapuik marapulai in Solok city which have been transcribed. In addition, this study also uses written sources to support the primary data. Data analysis is begun with data reduction, data presentation, and verification. Based on conducted research, it is found the values of mutual cooperation as local wisdom in the process of traditional marriage ceremony in Solok city. The values of mutual cooperation are togetherness, unity, mutual respect and tolerance.

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