By Horst H. Geerken

ISBN-10: 3839152488

ISBN-13: 9783839152485

the massive condo gecko, known as tokek, is considered a fortunate talisman via the Indonesians. whilst its 'Toke' resounds within the evening, they count number what percentage instances it calls, either on the town and within the kingdom, and this quantity determines how fortunate the decision is. merely a wierd quantity is fortunate: seven is already rather solid, yet 9 delivers the height of luck and sturdy fortune.

The writer has spent 18 years in Indonesia and helped the younger self sufficient state in its improvement and development at the sectors of telecommunications, electrotechnical and solar energy engineering. a laugh and fascinating occasions from his inner most lifestyles in the course of these years make this booklet traditionally fascinating and likewise funny examining for an individual who's attracted to learning 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 used to be fulfilled: Indonesia has introduced the writer success and happiness.

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