Folktale

Folktale

ITS–This story belongs to Central Java Province. As the story goes, once upon a time, there was a widow who lived alone. Because there was no one by her side, she felt lonely and dreamed of the presence ...

ITS–This story is one of the most popular folktale in Indonesia. As the story begins, on one beautiful day, Si Kancil was out of his den. He was very hungry. He wanted to go straight to the place ...

ITS–This folktale belongs to East Java people. As the story goes, once upon a time, King Kertamarta from Daha Kingdom had two daughters namely Dewi Galuh Ajeng and Dewi Candra Kirana. Daha is bordered by Kahuripan Kingdom. To ...

ITS–This folktale is very popular in Indonesia. It belongs to Melayu tribe living in Riau Province. As the story goes, in a small village, lived a widow with her two beautiful daughters, Bawang Merah (Red Onion) and Bawang ...

ITS–This story belongs to Betawi tribe, the native of Jakarta. As the story goes, in the Dutch colonial era there was a man called Si Pitung. He was the son of Bang Pian (Mr. Pian) and Pok Pinah ...

ITS–This sroty is folktale of Melayu Tribe living at Riau Province. Tuaka was the only son of a very poor widow. They lived in the river bank of Indragiri, Riau Province.  One day while Tuaka was out in the ...

ITS–This story is folktale of East Nusa Tenggara. As the story goes, a long time ago there was a man called Raja. He was a handsome, but firm man. His mother was a traditional sarong weaver. One day he ...

ITS–This story is a folktale of Central Kalimantan. As the story goes, there was a man called Nusa. He and his wife lived in the bank of River Kahayan. They had no child after they had been married ...

ITS–Tujuh Putri Kayangan (Seven Angels) came down to Earth to take a bath in a lake. While they were there, a passing prince saw them and their wings lying on the ground. He hid one pair of the ...

ITS–According to a legend, Batu Ballah or Batu Betangkup (lit. split rock) is said to have swallowed an old woman, Mak Risah.She was a poor widow who lived in misery all her life and had two children. Their ...