Canang

  • common type of small offering, usually in the shape of a square or round tray made of immature coconut leaf
  • usually containing various flowers below a topping of kembang rampe (shredded pandanus leaf), slices of fruit such as banana and sugar cane, and tiny bits the betel chew
Media
canang
Kasar
canang
Halus
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Northern Form
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Usage Examples

Luh, gaenang meme canang dasa tanding!
[example 1]
Luh, please make ten pieces of canang for mommy!

BSBB…..Ne busung, ne semat… Aah….dadi canang. Ne busung, ne baas… Aah dadi tipat. Busung-semat, baas-bu..busung….aah…be..busung-baas-semat-busung! Busung semat baas busung!.....Nyak rasane, nah..
BSBB…..This is busung (immature coconut leaf), this is semat (tiny stick made from bamboo)… Aah….become canang (an offerings made from configuration of flowers with a special form of coconut leaf as its base). This is busung, this is rice… Aah become tipat (a kind of food made of cooked rice in an immature coconut leaf). Busung-semat, rice-bu..busung….aah…be..busung-rice-semat-busung! Busung semat rice busung!.....Seems ok, right..

Om Swastiastu. Nyanggra rahina Saraswati dinane mangkin, titiang makarya canang raka ajengan madaging raka, taluh, penek, lan saur, jaja, sekar amatra, lan kukus arum.
[example 2]
Peace, Happy Saraswati day, I have a canang raka (medium offering) which contains eggs, fruits, dried grated coconut, cakes, some flowers, and kukus arum incense.

Niki mawasta canang sari, madaging sekar, mako, pamor, miwah asepan. Suksma.
It is called canang sari, contain flowers, tobacco, lime betel and incense. Thank you.

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