Calonarang

  • depicting the story of Mahendradatta, a.k.a the Widow of Girah, who became a witch, Rangda, and who tried to destroy the kingdom of Erlangga in East Java, only to be defeated by Empu Bharada (a.k.a. Pradah), a famous ascetic
  • performance is given at night as a kind of purification or exorcism
Media
Calonarang
Kasar
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Halus
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Northern Form
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Usage Examples

A: Swastiastu, Swastiastu! Woe, Woe!! B: Engken??? A: Mai nae! B: Ije? A: Mabalih Calonarang! B: Ije ada calonarang lemah-lemah? A: Nah, mai gen! B: Antos kejep, Bro!! …………………………… B: Bro, mai nae! A: We, ngudiang aken makamben? B: Kone mabalih calonarang! A: Men nak dini mabalih!!
[example 1]
A: Swastiastu, Swastiastu! Ahoy, ahoy!!

B: What's up??? A: Come here! B: What's the matter? A: Let's watch a Calonarang show! B: Where can we find a Calonarang show at this time of the day? A: Don't let it bothered you! B: Just hold on a sec,, Bro!! …………………………… B: Let's go, Broi! A: Geesh, what's with the formal attire? B: You said we're going to watch a Calonarang show!

A: Yes, but on here!!

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