Dance | Ceremonies




Barongsai / Lion Dance

Barongsai or also known as Lion Dance is a Chinese traditional dance that is performed during the Chinese New Year. Click here for more info about the dance. The dance becomes part of Bangka Island’s traditional dance because many dwellers here are of the Chinese etnic.

Pinang Sebelas

Pinang “Sebelas”, literary means “eleven”, corresponds to the month of the year when the city of Pangkalpinang was established, that is in November. The dance is inspired by Pangkalpinang’s city establishment and usually performed by eleven dancers to welcome guests in a formal ceremony.

Terindak Dance

Terindak Dance is a Bangka traditional dance, usually performed by 5 girls. The dance tells about village girls, who sing and dance together to express their happiness of working in the field and using “terindak” or conical-farmer-hat made of woven bamboo.

...Other Interesting Places :Previous page | Next page: Ceremonies...





Don't forget to LIKE US too!




Your Comments:


Name:

date

Comment:

0 comment

You are solely responsible for your comments. You must read and agree to abide by all of the terms and conditions between you and JoTravelGuide.com, as available on the following links: (Terms of Use: "Your Comments"), general Terms and Conditions (click here) and Privacy Policy (click here).



Back to top


we accept donation to help us keeping this website active, please click "Donate" below if you would like to participate. thank you.