TRADITIONAL ATTRACTION (Caci Dance )
Indonesia Consistst of Thousand of Islands, Tribes, Cultures and more Other wealth owned. BHINEKA TUNGGAL IKA/UNITY IN DIVERSITY belongs to Indonesian its self. In every region has its own language, to understand each other we spoke in Indonesian Language. An traditional attraction will represent its region belongs to. In our Package we offer you:
Caci Dance is played out by two male adversaries, usually they are coming as a big party from another village and they have to unknow each others as one of the rules of the attraction to compete. As equipment caci dance completely consists of a whip, a shield, sticks and masks and these things has its meaning. whip made out of rattan, with leather covered handle which means, the phallic element, father, and the sky. The defender’s round shield represents as female, the womb and the earth. Made out of rattan, bamboo and covered by buffalo hide.
Caci dance will played by starting singal, which is whip and shield duel begins. The players shuffel their feet and raise spectators attention by running back and forth towards each other. The aggressor tries to hit other player’s body with the whip. However in this attraction, body part means a lot. if a hit landed on opponent’s face or head means the opponent will lossing the game. This attraction also will accompanied by local music played by the host woman.
Before ussually this attraction performed only at Local Ceremonial, and Independence day. but now days will performe for foreign visitors.
Komodo Jia ready to organize Caci Attraction and many other traditional dance for you.