- diamond shaped boiled rice cakes
- performed after a wedding in which the family of the man visits the family of the woman bringing offerings, among which are ketipat bantal. Bantal is the name of an elongated jaja (cake), wrapped in busung. Ketipat is the name of a large variety of sizes and shapes of loosely woven busung containers which are filled with rice and cooked. In the ketipat bantal ceremony the family of the man brings quantities of offerings in each of which a single bantal is tied to two small ketipats, with obvious symbolism of the male genitalia
Wuih…pisaga cang ne dangin ento, yen lebaran ngabe ketipat, kurma.[example 1]
Wow… my neighbor on the east, if Ramadan he/she brings ketupat (diamond shape rice cake), dates.
Biang tiange sane mayusa 75 yusa ngajahin tiang sareng timpal-timpal ngulat ketipat[example 2]
My mother 75 years old train me and my friend weaving ketupat
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