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Kidang Mas Luk 9

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In the Araṇyakāṇḍa - the third book of the Rāmāyaṇa - dramatic events occur during the years of Rāma's forest exile. Rāma, Sītā and Lakṣmaṇa entered the Daṇḍaka forest, a wilderness inhabited only by pious ascetics and fierce rākṣasas. When Rāma arrives, the ascetics ask him to protect them from the demons, and so Rāma ...

Keris Jarudeh Luk 9

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Jarudeh (or 'Jarudiyah') is an other name of Semar, a prominent figure in Javanese Mysticism whom is said to be the Guardian Spirit ('danghyang') of the land and culture of Java. Jarudeh is known as the human avatar of the god Sang Hyang Ismaya, the elder brother of Śiva in Javanese wayang. His character is considered ...