Ogoh-ogoh Troops in Saparan Bekakak
Troops “ogoh-ogoh”, “devils”, and “Wewe Gombel” almost as high as five feet start paraded from the field Ambarketawang District of Sleman Gamping to enliven carnival Saparan Bekakak, Friday (5/11) around 03.00 pm.
This Bekakak Carnival suck incredible enthusiasm of mass around. They crammed along Jl Wates to be able to witness firsthand the motorcade procession ogoh-ogoh.
The existence of this carnival also cause congestion along Jalan Wates exactly starting from the junction Pelemgurih, Limestone market until Ambarketawang intersection to the west. A number of vehicles such as buses cars and motorcycles from the east moving slowly.
Other from Ogoh-ogoh, parade is also composed of a motorcade procession reog ponorogo, soldier bregodo, mountains, horsemen, who was stretchered bekakak doll couples together offerings to carriage procession.
The number of participants in the procession ceremony this year Bekakak increased rapidly over the previous year. This year to rise until doubled compared to last year. This shows the tremendous enthusiasm of the people in this Bekakak preserving tradition. [rovitavare/jogjatoday]
photo by rovitavare for jogjatoday.com