Indonesia: Why a Muslim country has a Hindu lord on its currency note

There is only one country in the world whose currency note has a Hindu deity engraved on it. An image of Hindu Lord Ganesha is engraved on an Indonesian currency note beside Ki Hajar Dewantara – an eminent Indonesian freedom fighter. The currency note of 20,000 Rupiah (1998) has this image on it with a … Continue reading Indonesia: Why a Muslim country has a Hindu lord on its currency note