Grasak Kebo Giro - an Indonesian Dance with strange looking costumes

Grasak Kebo Giro - an Indonesian Dance with strange looking costumes

Grasak Kebo Giro, one of Indonesian dynamic dance from Magelang, Central Java Province.

Performed by +/- 10 persons wearing strange costume which looks like a buffaloe monster.

This dance often gets performed at the Festival Lima Gunung Magelang or Five Mountains Festival. Its called like that  because Magelang is surrounded by five mountains: Merapi, Merbabu, Andong, Sumbing & Sindoro.

This festival is held in the harvest season as a gratitude to God.

So, Visit Indonesia and enjoy this wonderful country !!

 

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