Sawunggaling Warrior of Surabaya

Sawunggaling Warrior of Surabaya

Sawunggaling Warrior of Surabaya

Sawunggaling Warrior of Surabaya

      Once upon a time Surabaya was ruled by a wise man. His name was Tumenggung Jayengrono. He liked hunting very much. He used to go to Wiyung area for hunting with his men. There was a small forest he could hunt for deer and other animals. (Also read : The Story of Cindelaras)

      One day on the way for hunting, Jayengrono saw a beautiful girl named Dewi Sangkrah in the village of Wiyung. He directly fell in love to her. Dewi Sangkrah could not refuse his love and they became lovers. Several months later she gave birth to a baby boy. The baby was named Joko Bereg. Jayengrono told Dewi Sangkrah to take care his son and gave her a beautiful pendant.

      Some hears later Joko Bereg grew as a handsome and smart boy. Unfortunately, he did not have a father so he often heard people gossiping about his mother. Joko Bereg was hurt by the gossip, so one day he asked his mother about it.

      “Mom, may I ask you something?”

      “Yes, of course”. Answered his mother read more