After the Batavia Madrigal Singers, the Embassy of Indonesia to Holy See in Rome organized an other amazing event about the multi-cultural heritage of Indonesia. In the original vanue of the FIAT – Car Store, Rome hosted the Group Rumah Budaya Nusantara – Puspo Budoyo from Ciputat, Tangerang Selatan for the “INDONESIAN FAITH HISTORY IN CULTURE” on 11 November, after city of Brescia, in the north of Italy, on 9 November.
Continuing the effort from the Ambassador Mr. S. E. Budiarman Bahar to offer to Rome the variety of styles and cultures of the artistic heritage of Indonesia, composed of a multiplicity of religious and artistic influences.
Dancers before to go on stage
The Puspo Budoyo School offer a repertoire of traditional music and dance:
Bedhaya Majapahit Dance
The Bambangan Cakil Dance from Central Jawa – the battle between knight and demons
The Pendet Dance originated from the mystical island of Bali
The Mambri Dance from Papua
The Jejer Dance from East Jawa – the expression to sacrifice “Dewi Sri” (rice plant idol)
The Zapin Dance from Sumatra
The suggestive Gending Sriwijaya Dance from South Sumatra, telling about the journey of Buddha precept to Sriwijaya Kingdom
And at last the muslim Saman Dance from Aceh
The Dancers managers and the Ambassador of Indonesia Mr. S.E. Budiarman Bahar with His Wife
A journey into the depth of beautiful heritage of Indonesia with the Puspo Budoyo, under the guide of Agus Linduaji, the Show Director.