KCFA0938

KCFA0938

In rural areas of Java

a dance known as Kuda Lumping.

a state whereby the aura can be open

acts of extreme violence

possessed by spirits,

acts often involving violence.

Twisted Wall

Twisted Wall

the power to heal the sick

and to battle evil spirits.

A pawang talks to spirits

but also can explore performane

but also can explore performane

and dance with sophistication

and dance with sophistication

poetry and expression.

poetry and expression.

Kuda Lumping groups are found in

Kuda Lumping groups are found in

dancers perform for hours

THE POSSESSED DANCERS OF KUDA LUMPING with Padepokan Gunung Ukir
Digital Photography Series, 2015