- dance performance by a group of masked male dancers who engage in conversations that poke fun at a variety of subjects, including some of which are normally not criticized in public
Sesolahan topeng punika pinaka sesolahan wali ring Bali rikala wenten anak ngelaksanayang upakara Dewa Yadnya. Sesolahan Topeng Sidakarya wantah pamuput upakara sane kelaksanayang. Punika meteges Upakara sane kalaksanayang sampun Labda Karya lan sampurna.[example 1]
A Mask Dance in Bali is performed as an offering during the ceremony held in honor of the God Dewa Yadna The Mask Dance known as Sidakarya is performed at the end of a ceremony. The performance of the Sidakarya Dance indicates that the ceremony has run smoothly and faultlessly.
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- Foto: Georges Breguet (Oct 2017, Sanur)