Be mesmerized by the captivating rhythm of the Fire Dance, the Kecak Dance and the Sanghyang Dance as you witness enchanting dancing that derives from ancient tribal culture. It is a captivating traditional Balinese art performance. It is also nicknamed ‘the monkey chant dance’ for its dominant chanting or ‘fire dance’ for its occasional use of fire as a centerpiece prop. The Kecak was created around 1930 and is now internationally recognized as one of Bali’s top signature dances
The Sanghyang Dance is a sacred Balinese dance based on the premise that an unseen force enters the body of an entranced performer. The force, identified as hyang, is an important type of spiritual entity in ancient Indonesian culture.
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Fire Dance ‣ Kecak & Fire Dance is a traditional dance of Bali. The dance was developed in the 1930s, performed by 40 to 50 dancers. It is about Sri Rama, prince of the Ayodya kingdom, who was sent into exile by his father King Dasaratha following an evil trick by his stepmother Kaikeyi.
Kecak Dance ‣ Kecak & Fire Dance is a traditional dance of Bali. The dance was developed in the 1930s, performed by 40 to 50 dancers. Both Kecak and Fire Dance are very often performed as one dance.
Sanghyang Dance ‣ The Sanghyang dance is a Balinese sacred dance. The dance is accompanied by the singing of the Sanghyang song that makes the dancers into a deep trance.