Thursday, November 3, 2011

Barong dance

Barong dance is one of Balinese dance is a cultural heritage in addition to pre Hindu dance is a dance Barong Sangyang. The word comes from the word bahruang barong which means the animal bear, an animal is a mythology that has magic powers, considered the protector of animals.

In the development, then barong in Bali is not only manifested in the four-legged animals but there is also a two-legged, as for other types of Barong in Bali, namely:
a. Barong ket
b. Barong Bangkal
c. Barong Asu 
d. Barong Gajah
e. Barong Macan 
f. Barong Landung
g. Barong Blasblasan