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.
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dari Keith A Kelly
The Indonesian 'Wayang Kulit' - shadow puppets depicting The Ramayana.
wood puppet - Indonesia - have this from Yogyakarta
Hand Carved/Painted Indonesian Wood Rod Puppets. $1,000.00, via Etsy.
Wayang Kulit in Central Java is probably one of the oldest continuous traditions of storytelling in the world, and certainly among the most highly developed.
Portrait of "Golek" doll from Indonesia. By Gregory Adams.
Travel to Indonesia and see a Wayang Kulit puppet show and study Gamelan music
oleh Speleo Perdido
Kebyar Cahyaning Batara Surya by reidge.deviantart.com
Number 9 , UNESCO’S WORLD Intangible HERITAGE LIST IN INDONESIA is Wayang