By Horst H. Geerken

ISBN-10: 3839152488

ISBN-13: 9783839152485

the big apartment gecko, referred to as tokek, is considered a fortunate talisman by means of the Indonesians. while its 'Toke' resounds within the evening, they count number what percentage occasions it calls, either on the town and within the nation, and this quantity determines how fortunate the decision is. merely a strange quantity is fortunate: seven is already rather sturdy, yet 9 grants the height of good fortune and stable fortune.

The writer has spent 18 years in Indonesia and helped the younger self reliant kingdom in its improvement and development at the sectors of telecommunications, electrotechnical and solar energy engineering. a laugh and fascinating occasions from his inner most existence in the course of these years make this booklet traditionally fascinating and likewise funny studying for an individual who's drawn to studying Indonesia off the crushed vacationer track.

The writer and his famliy had tokeks in either their condominium in Jakarta and their weekend domestic in Carita. He usually has heard 9 successive calls, and the prophecy was once fulfilled: Indonesia has introduced the writer good fortune and happiness.

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