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Yadnya Kasada and Bromo Excotica Festival come on 1 July 2018

Tenggerese Tribal peoples living along the amazing slopes of Mount Bromo in East Java Province of Indonesia will perform their ancient sacred ritual ceremony called Yadnya Kasada. This ritual is preceded by the epic Bromo Excotica Festival which will take place on 29 - 30 June 2018 in the Sandsea desert.

Xvlor Yadnya Kasada and Bromo Excotica Festival come on 1 July 2018

Yadnya Kasada is a ritual offering to the gods at the top crater of Mount Bromo, while Bromo Exotica 2018 which takes the theme "Honoring Life: Honoring the Nature That Gives Life" will bring together Tengger community and artists from various regions in Indonesia including photography competition and videography.

Cultural festivals will highlight the colossal Sendratari Kidung Tengger or dance drama The Song of the Tengger, poetry recital by Pevita Pierce, Dayak Hudoq Mask Performance from East Kalimantan, Balinese Kecak Dance, Baleganjur Musical Orchestra from Probolinggo, and Tengger Jaranan Parade.

The Yadnya Kasada ceremony ritual is held after the festival on July 1st or 14th day of the month of Kasada according to the traditional Hindu lunar calendar. This ceremony is a centuries old tradition of honoring Sang Hyang Widhi or Almighty God and is based on the ancient legends of Roro Anteng and Joko Seger.

The legend says the couple Roro Anteng and Joko Seger still have no children and decided to meditate at the top of Mount Bromo. The gods gave them 24 children on condition that the 25th child should be thrown into the crater of the volcano as a human sacrifice.

The Tenggerese climb the mountain together, then pray at the top of the mountain and throw the offerings into the crater. The human sacrifice thrown into the crater has now been replaced with livestock, vegetables, fruit, flowers and money. Several locals slid down to the crater, despite the obvious danger, to pick up sacrificed goods that were believed to bring good luck.

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