Kuda Lumping (Lumping Horse)

by CommonGroundID May 20, 2014

Festival Film Santri 2013 Best Film: Susi used to be a Kuda Lumping (a Javanese traditional dance, literary means leather horse) dancer. But since she studied at a pesantren (Islamic boarding school), she had to stop performing because the dance is considered to clash with Islamic values. However, she is still passionate about preserving the traditional dance that she takes pride in. Through this film, Pesantren Sabilul Hasanah team from South Sumatra aims to depict the local aspects of the religious life in Indonesian pesantrens.

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Duration 08:24
Year produced 2013
putri sandi daniar
putri sandi daniar says:
May 09, 2014

I like this traditional dance