Wayang is a Javanese (Indonesia) word for particular kinds of theatre. When the term is used to refer to kinds of puppet theatre, sometimes the puppet itself is referred to as wayang.

Wayang is an ancient Javanese word meaning “shadow” or “ghost.” It is also the name for the traditional sacred dramas of Java and Bali. There are seven main forms of wayang, but wayang kulit, or shadow-puppet theater,

Performances of shadow puppet theatre are accompanied by gamelan in Java, and by "gender wayang" in Bali.

"Performances of shadow puppet theatre are accompanied by gamelan in Java, and by "gender wayang" in Bali." - (Not sure what 'gender wayang" means. Wayang is the name given first-born children in Bali.

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Wayang is an ancient Javanese word meaning “shadow” or “ghost.” It is also the name for the traditional sacred dramas of Java and Bali. There are seven main forms of wayang, but wayang kulit, or shadow-puppet theater,

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Indonesian Masks | in indonesia a mask was initially functioned as a mediator to ...

Petruk is the tallest of the Punakawan, a family of characters generally represent the commoners in Javanese Wayang. The other three are Semar, Gareng, Bagong. In Balinese wayang, the Punakawan characters are Malen and Merdah (the maids of Pandawa) and Delem and Sangut (the maids of Kurawa)

Petruk is the tallest of the Punakawan, a family of characters generally represent the commoners in Javanese Wayang. The other three are Semar, Gareng, Bagong. In Balinese wayang, the Punakawan characters are Malen and Merdah (the maids of Pandawa) and Delem and Sangut (the maids of Kurawa)

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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.

Wayang Puppets of Indonesia: Use this website to learn about the puppets and the performance that is an important part of Javanese Culture. These leather puppets are used in shadow puppet shows across the island of Java.

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Indonesia traditional mask mask handicraft from Indonesia* I have a mask hanging on wall I bought at resale shop. Love my wooden mask. Wish I could find out where my mask came from.

Use paper doilies and other patterned paper materials as costumes for shadow puppets.

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Javanese Wayang Kulit... These guys are my favourites

Javanese origin artforms are among the best known in Indonesia .

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