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Around Historic Yogyakarta (part 4): the Traditional Ceremony of Bekakak

By Lulu Nurmalitasari Once a year in the lunar month of Sapar,¬† the communities of Ambarketawang¬† village in the west side of Yogyakarta hold a ritual of Bekakak offering to appease the evil demons of Mt. Gamping. The ritual consists … Continue reading

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