Tarigan is one of the five major clans of Karo people (Indonesia).[1] This clan is believed to originate from the villages around Lake Toba, North Sumatra, Indonesia.[1] They are known as a nation of Umang. This clan has fifteen subclans.[1]


  1. ^ a b c (in Indonesian)Ginting, Malem Ukur. 2008. Adat Karo.Medan: Sirulo.