Kites Festival - Bupati Badung Cup II

Story :

Kites and the tradition of flying kites (melayangan) is closely related to the story of Rare Angon. It is believed that Rare Angon, the God of kites, is the manisfestation of th Hindu God, Shiva. During the season of flying kites, after the harvest, Rare Angon comes to earth and plays his flute in order to call the wind.”Rare Angon ” means the “shepherd boy”. After the harvest, the shepherd boys have much free time which can be used for having fun. While keeping and looking after their cattle, one of the things they do to pass the time is flying kites

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