The Legend of Situ Bagendit

The Legend of Situ Bagendit

The Legend of Situ Bagendit

The Legend of Situ Bagendit

      Once upon a time, there lived a rich widow named Nyai Bagendit. She was the richest person in the village. She had a very big house filled with a lot of jewelry. She also had many servants working for her. Nyai Bagendit was also known for her bad attitude. However, she did not like to help others Whenever the villagers needed some money, they borrowed the money from her. However, when they returned it, the villagers had to pay double. If they were not able to return the debt, Nyai Bagedit would ask her servants to take the villagers belongings. Nyai Bagendit also hated beggars. She thought that beggars were lazy people. She never felt sorry to any beggars coming to her house. (Also read : Prince and Little Mouse )

      One day, an old woman beggar came to Nyai Bagendit’s house and asked for some money and some food. Of course, she immediately refused to give the money or the food.

      “Go away! You are really lazy old woman! Go out of my house!” read more

Unlucky Great Inventor

Unlucky Great Inventor

Unlucky Great Inventor

      Long time ago there was a famous inventor named Daedalus. He was one of the greatest inventors of ancient times.

      One day he was asked by the king of Crete to build a maze where he could imprison the Minotaur, a monster half-man and half-bull, so that it could never get out again. The ingenious architect did as he was asked, but some time later he helped Theseus, a famous hero, to kill the monster. (Also read : The Legend of Ruai Bird from West Kalimantan)

      Knowing this, the king was very angry because he didn’t want to kill the Minotaur. He just wanted to imprison it. so he punished Daedalus. As a punishment, the king of Crete ordered Daedalus to be imprisoned himself in the labyrinth, with his young son, Icarus.

      “Don’t worry,” the father encouraged the boy when they were in the labyrinth. “I have already known how we can get out of this prison!”. “Don’t worry,” he replied his words again to his son. (Also read other article at : Remember Ending of Life in The World) read more