A DAY WITH SHADOW PLAY PUPPETEERS (TOK DALANG)

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Pick-up time        : 1000hrs

Duration                : Approx. 06hrs

Tour Include        : Shadow play puppet souvenir & Lunch at Tok Dalang’s House

Tok Dalang is the master puppeteers and story teller that responsible for breathing life into array characters of shadow play. Tok Dalang assistance will show how to make the puppet from the cowhide by using nails and a hammer to create the design and painting the puppet.

Beside making shadow play puppet, Tok Dalang will show how shadow play being play and The Tok Dalang will introducing the main characters; first the puppet storyteller, followed by Maharaja Wana (Rawana), Sri Rama (Rama), Siti Dewa (Sita), the Laksamana and the court jesters, Pak Dogol and Wak Long. The stories of the wayang kulit are traditionally based on the Hindu epics of the Ramayana and the Mahabharata.