Dongdang it self is a word in the Sundanese language meaning place of container freight hantaran decorated and styled as good as possible. The groom usually taken when there is a celebration or other special events, as well as certain customary rituals, where food or goods shall be presented to the person or family.
Dongdang contains the result of the Earth, handicraft products, as well as meals ready to eat will be assumed and paraded along highway overdrive believers, one of the main streets in Cibinong, Bogor with accompanied music arts Sundanese.
FESTIVAL OF DONGDANG IS DECORATED WITH VARIOUS VEGETABLES AND FRUITS
Festival of Dongdang is an activity that is held every year in the month to celebrate on the Hijri calendar. In this festival, every Dongdang is decorated with a series of crop with vegetables, fruits, and traditional foods symbolizing fertility and prosperity area of Bogor. If translated, Dongdang this is a series in the form of gratitude conveyed by the authorities of a Kingdom/Government which is dedicated to its people.
Bogor regency Government has made the festival an annual event as a dongdang, related to a series of warnings to celebrate the Prophet Muhammad, as well as to preserve the culture. Local Government has established the festival as part of the program “Visit Bogor 2011” whose goal is of course to inject the passion to promote regional tourism of Bogor. The festival itself is expected to involve a number of fruit dongdang 2000 from 40 villages in the subdistrict.
Various forms of Festival of Dongdang from a number of participants have already seen that resembles the House, saung, animals, and various other forms. Participants came from village Dongdang, district, school, company, Segway, boarding schools, NGOs, community and security apparatus. The purpose of this activity is none other, i.e. strengthening ukhuwah islamiah between Government village with all elements of the community.
DONGDANG SHOULD BE DECORATED WITH THE TRAPPINGS OF A TRADITIONAL JAVANESE
The party that did appear this colossal has attended by thousands of citizens from various places especially in the area of Bogor district but also many citizens coming from other cities such as Jakarta, Purwakarta and Bandung. The show begins with early morning 08.00 procession Dongdang along the road approximately 3.5 km and ends at the Overdrive Field Faithful are already prepared for the peak of her show.
Dongdang filled and decorated with a variety of agricultural output from its territory each, such as rice, fruits, vegetables, even typical, regional meals and snacks are sold over the counter. Each Dongdang made by citizens with enough interesting and entertaining, well out of shape, creativity, innovation, or the citizens of huge attractions. Generally, every Dongdang-shaped building and bring the produce and products respectively.
Specs dongdang have size free, Dongdang should be decorated ornament traditional in West Java or Islamic Ornament. Dongdang contains any food packaged, placed in “besek”.
As for the ornament Dondang is agricultural society produce among other things, vegetables, fruits, and traditional foods are tailored to the characteristics of each area. participants of the companion Dongdang a minimum of 15 persons, comprising poles Dongdang, bearer of the identity of the participants and the companion of Festival of Dongdang, while the clothes free Dongdang participants.
While the assessment criteria Dongdang consists of four aspects, namely, the beauty of the Dongdang setup, Dongdang carrier clothing appearance, attractions Dongdang carrier, and harmony at a time when running.
FESTIVAL OF DONGDANG IS HELD TO PRESERVE TRADITIONAL CULTURE
Each participant was followed by the arts group that existed in its territory respectively, angklung, gamelan music, psalteries, not even a little bit by the artistry of dance accompanied by the Jaipong. A festival Committee explained to me there will be an assessment of the beauty and the contents of the Dongdang brought in by each participant and will gain an appreciation of the Governor and Regent for the winner.
Unfortunately most of the Dongdang who have not got the assessment was already contested the communities along this road before they come to the end of the procession. Dongdang made citizens, paraded in front of the podium of the Bogor District Government officials. After passing the podium, thousands of citizens directly invaded. Not surprisingly then there was squeezed by citizens and downtrodden to faint.
Festival of Dongdang indeed arguably good. In terms of attractions, it is interesting to attended as one of the events in Bogor regency. This festival of Dongdang in addition to implementing the sunnah in order enliven warning Isra Miraj, also aims to preserve the traditional cultures that are UN-Islamic. Events like this have become an annual agenda village of Cinagara. These activities and at the same time welcomed the advent of the holy month of Ramadan.
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