TIMESMALAYSIA, MALANG – There were around 40 barongs joining the Malang Ancen Mbois event. This event was held in front of the Mayor Office yard on Thursday (12/13/2019).
There were also several activities conducted at the same event. A simultaneously online reading which was followed by 2929 of guests and audience were also held on the occasion as one of the attraction.
This simultaneous reading action notified by MURI (Indonesian World Record Museum) and awarded as the biggest simultaneous online reading in Indonesia. The Mayor of Malang and the vice and several other officials were also joining the event.
"This is one of our way to erase the illiteracy, by holding such simultaneous reading event and also opening a digital library called as Malang Cilin," The Mayor of Malang, Sutiaji said.
On this application, you will find thousands of book collection of any genre. You could find the app on the Google Play Store for free. You could find any book you need and read it online.
On the occasion, all the barong dancers move harmoniously accompanied by the gamelan played by the musicians. They show their best skill to entertain the audience.
The Rampak Barong managed to hook all the visitors with their beautiful body move. They even enjoyed to entertaint the audience even after all the ceremonial of Malang Ancen Mbois has been ended.(*)