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Gamelan Maha Widya UNHI

Gamelan Maha Widya UNHI

Gamelan Maha Widya UNHI

Gamelan Maha Widya UNHI

Gamelan Maha Widya UNHI

Gamelan Maha Widya UNHI


The Kecak is a choir of Balinese vocal percussion, made up of fourty men who recount an episode from the Râmâyana (Râmâ's Journey) by Valmiki. In the course of the epic - one of the most celebrated in Hindu culture - the monkeys fight side by side with Prince Râmâ against the demon Râvana, who has abducted Râmâ's wife. In so doing, they continuously sing "chak-a-chak-a-chak" while engaging in synchronised movements around the different protagonists of the story, who perform in the centre, surrounded by the chorus.