The meaning and mystery of Remi cards.

Remi cards are very popular all over the world and is often called playing cards. Many types of gambling games that use playing cards. This card consists of 4 types, spades, hearts, diamonds, and clubs. Each type starts from number 1-10, and Jack, Queen, King. All totaled 13. So in total there are 52 cards, plus the Joker into 53 pieces. Meaning Images Jack, Queen, and King has the meaning according to the cultural development. Large alleged cards originated from China. Then in the 14th century this card was adopted in Egypt. From here began to use the card 52. The King is Malik, the Queen is Na’ib Malik (deputy King), and Jack is Thani Na’ib (one level below the deputy). After the playing cards spread in Europe. French who started dividing into spades card, heart, Diamod, and club. Malik, na’ib malik, and thani na’ib changed to King, Queen, Jack. Maknanyapun be changed. King of spades = King David (David). King of heart = Charlemagne. King of diamond = Julius Caesar King of club = The Great Alexander Queen of spades = Pallas Queen of heart = Judith Queen of diamond = Rachel Queen of club = Argine Jack of spade = Holger Danske (a knight of Charlemagne) Jack of heart = La Hire (supporter of Joan of Arc) Jack of Diamod = Hector Jack of club = Lancelot Then four types of cards meaningful as the four seasons: Spade = winter, Heart = autumn, Diamond = spring, Club = summer. Meaning of numbers 52 cards, (5 + 2) = 7, representing 7 days a week there. 52 cards...

A BRIEF HISTORY OF GAMBLING IN INDONESIA

In Indonesia gambling has existed since ancient times, in the Mahabharata can be seen that the Pandavas be lost kingdom and banished to the forest for 13 years since losing in gambling games against the Kauravas. Chicken fighting/cockfighting (Chicken fighting is a game of two chickens in a circle or ring. Usually chicken pitted up one blurred or lost , even to death . The game is usually followed by gambling that takes place not far from the arena fights) is a form of traditional gambling games and is mostly done by the people of Indonesia. When VOC (Dutch East India Company (Vereenigde Oost-Indische Compagnie in Dutch) (1602–1800), a Dutch chartered company) entrenched, to obtain a high income tax from the management of the gambling houses, the VOC government gave permission to the Chinese Kapitan to open a gambling house since 1620. The house gambling it can be inside or outside the fortress city of Batavia. Since the time Souw Beng Kong, Chinese Kapitan first in Batavia, gambling house officially established. Souw Beng Kong not only take care of gambling but also the manufacture of coins and weigh home for Chinese goods. He was also given the right to attract excise duty of 20 per cent of the gambling tax imposed VOCs to the owners of the gambling house Gambling cards and dice, or also called po, quite popular among fans of gambling in Batavia. Chinese society at that time was also already introduced gambling capjiki. Meanwhile, European or Netherlands lottery game entry Netherlands East Indies in the mid-19th...