Story of Javanese Letters

Story of Javanese Letters

Story of Javanese Letters
Ajisaka Part 2

Story of Javanese Letters 

      One day when Ajisaka and Dora worked in the rice field, they talked to villagers about the village.

       “It is really a nice village. I liked to live here. The scenery is very interesting, the air is very fresh and, the villagers are so friendly,” Ajisaka said to one of the villagers.  

       “Yes, it is. But, the villagers always feel afraid and worried about the condition of this village. The people are not in peace anymore,” replied the villagers. (Also read : The Legend of Sarangan Lake)

       “Why do they feel afraid?” asked Ajisaka. 

       “Well, the King of Medhang is very cruel,” answered Nyai Sengkeran.

       “Really, what is his name? And what he had done to the villagers so they are so afraid?” asked Ajisaka. 

       “He is King Dewata Cengkar. He always asks for the villager to be his meal. It is very scary. We are always worried to wait when it is our turn to be his meal,” said the villager sadly.  read more

Story of Ajisaka and Dewata Cengkar

Story of Ajisaka and Dewata Cengkar

Story of Ajisaka and Dewata Cengkar

Story of Ajisaka and Dewata Cengkar

      Once upon a time in Java Island there was a peaceful kingdom named Medhang Kamulan. The kingdom was led by King Dewata Cengkar, a king with good virtues and full of wisdom. (Also read : THE LEGEND OF TWIN MASKS DANCE)

        One day, unintentionally the kingdom chef was cut his finger when he cooked the dish for the king. He didn’t realize that his finger was in the dish that served for the king. Unintentionally, the king ate the dish. He was wonder that this was unusual, he felt that the meat was very delicious.

        “How delicious this meat is. It is unusual.” He said.

        And then he sent his prime minister to ask what kind of meat he was just eating.

       “What meat do you cook?” asked the prime minister to the chef.

       The chef said: “I’m so sorry. The meat is from my finger.”

        After the prime minister told what had happened to the chef and the meat, the king thought that human meat was very delicious. Then he ordered his prime minister to prepare one of the citizen to be eaten every day. Since that day, King Dewata Cengkar had a new habit to eat human meat. His personality became villainous, and he was eager to see other people suffer. (Also read other article at : Special Silent Night) read more