SHADOW PUPPETS  have been used by many Eastern and Western cultures to tell their stories. This is an example of a finely cut Wayang Kulit puppet from Java, Indonesia. It is made from buffalo skin with rods made from cow horns.

Shadow puppets have been used by many Eastern and Western cultures to tell their stories. This is an example of a finely cut Wayang Kulit puppet from Java, Indonesia. It is made from buffalo skin with rods made from cow horns.

Wayang Kulit Puppet

playing by one person called "dalang" .the puppet handmade from cow skin, carved n coloured.

A dalang performing wayang kulit in Java, circa 1890

fyeah-history: “ A dalang performing wayang kulit in Java, c. 1890 Wayang is a Javanese word for particular kinds of theatre. When the term is used to refer to kinds of puppet theatre, sometimes the.


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