Watu Pinabetengan

North Sulawes

This stone monument is believed to be the most spiritually powerful site in Minahasa. Through the ages, this has proved to be a politically potent gathering spot for Minahasan leaders. A big stone is in desk form with 4 m length and 2 m height, one of Minahasa ancestors remains, where 7 tribe heads Minahasa discuss and negotiate region boundary, federating, peace and war fight against enemy. Engraving pattern at the stone still not able to read. Located in Pinabetengan village about 50 km from Manado, can reach with public bus.

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