Feb 12, 2010

Wayang for "Klethak Klethik"

Klethak Klethik (Javanese) or Kudapan (Indonesian) means: snacks or hors d'oeuvre. This food production created by the "Taman Kuliner : Garden Cuisine" based in Yogyakarta, Central Java. Most are dry foods wrapped in plastic. Some kind of fried corn and sweet potatoes.  
Puppet figure here printed on sticker. Then attached to the packaging. Characters here 'if not wrong' is Gatotkaca. One of famous puppet characters. You can see here, Gatotkaca holds a kind of  cup with a hot stuff in it. Do you see the smoke? Under his mouth. I mean 'that' hatching...
What do you think? Very Indonesian isn't it?

Feb 10, 2010

Jasmine Tea: Pendawa Lima

This tea is very popular especially in Central Java such as Yogyakarta, Semarang, Magelang, etc. Pendawa Lima (The Pandawa Five) is legendary leather-puppet (Wayang Kulit) characters. They are good figures. Role prayer. Bhima, Arjuna, Yudhistira and the twins Nakula and Sadewa always against villains from the Kauravas. Traditional Javanese people like to reflect their lives with this Pendawa figures. As a way of life.
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