- poetry oetry composed in Bali using the Middle Javanese language, mostly written from the 16th. through 19th. centuries. The specific meters of kidung are indigenous pupuh. Kidung are usually performed on ceremonial occasions, cremations, tooth filings, weddings, and odalans. Kidung are usually not used in literary readings, bebasan In Jimbaran kekidung is always performed only in a temple in connection with a ceremony
Bali dataran dialect
Bali aga dialect
Wenten makudang-kudang kakidung sane uningin titiang.
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