Danse Wajang Topeng vers 1870 . Een Wajang Topeng danseres. The costumes, jewelry and story, often reflects or based on Hindu epic tales of Ramayana and Mahabharata. Javanese dance is usually associated with courtly, refined and sophisticated culture of the Javanese kratons, such as the bedhaya and srimpi dance. However, in a wider sense, Javanese dance also includes the dances of Javanese commoners and villagers such as ronggeng, tayub, reog, and Kuda Lumping.