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Dayak Rituals

authentic, baruk, bengkayang, Bidayuh, Borneo, copper ring lady, cultural dance, dayak, dusun, Ethnic, Gawai harvest festival, indigenous, indonesia, Kalimantan Barat, Kampung Gumbang, native, ritual, Siding, traditional, tribal, tribe, village, west kalimantan, Mount Sunjang, Sekayam River

Sungkung Journey Day3:Gawai opening

// Location : Dusun Sungkung Senebeh, Desa Sungkung I, Kecamatan Siding, Kabupaten Bengkayang, Kalimantan Barat, Indonesia. The opening ceremony started in the morning with Senebeh's headman Pak Dawen welcoming guests/visitors and the pinning of corsages. Speeches...
adventure, Borneo, culture, Land Dayak Bidayuh, festival, gawai, indigenous, Krokong, native, ngabang, nyobeng, Nyobang, outdoor, ritual, Sarawak, Malaysia, Bau, Baruk, Village,

Nyobang “Skulls Bathing & Feeding” at Krokong

// Location : Krokong, Bau, Sarawak, Malaysia. An ancient practice of the Bidayuhs in the Land of the Headhunters, 'nyobang'. It is a ritual of appeasing the spirits (of the heads taken) where the skulls...
Nyobeng, Borneo, Culture, Traditional, Bidayuh, Gawai, Land Dayak, Kalimantan Barat, Sarawak

Nyobeng 2013 : Padang Pan-Sebujit

// Location : Kampung Padang Pan, Bau, Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia. This is the first 'nyobeng' between Sebujit guests (Indonesia) and host Padang Pan as the later replaces Gumbang.There were 2 informal welcoming ceremonies on the...
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