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Jathilan Dance

Posted by BatubitaJogja on October 9, 2009 at 12:20 AM

The traditional dance called jathilan is usually performed in villages, in publicspaces besides of roads and so on. Jathilan dance is played in a yardwith its audience standing around the players and musicians.


Thisattraction is dominated by magic power and accompanied by traditionalmusic. The supernatural power will be demonstrated when the dancers gointo trance by their eating glass,razor blades and so on. The dancersare also protected against being struck or burnt.


Visitors can see this entertainment on request, arranged by a travel agency. Occasionally this dance can be found in public spaces without prior arrangement.

Diambil dari artikel yang dipublikasikan oleh: Jogja Tourism Travelling

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