Hudoq Mask Dance, East Kalimantan

Written by on July 17, 2012 in Kalimantan Festivals with 0 Comments

Hudoq Mask Dance, East Kalimantan

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This mask dance comes from the Dayak Kenyah and Dayak Modang tribes. This dance is usually performed as an exorcism ritual in traditional ceremonies, such as the ceremonial growing season. The Hudog Mask Dance contains a meaning in every movement. The dance choreography has meaning in every single move and characters which are diversified in line with the ritual of the ceremony.

Do you recon that their outfit is from banana leaves?

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