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(Sangkuriang And Dayang Sumbing)
A thousand years ago the land of parahyangan led by a King and a Queen who only have one princess. Her name was dayang sumbi. She was beautiful and smart, but unfortunately she was spoiled. One day when she was weaving in the palace dayang sumbi felt limp and dizziness. She dropped her tools many times to the floor .
When the tools fell for the umpteenth time dayang sumbi become angry and swear that she will marry whoever wants to get it to her. Right after the oath of words spoken, suddenly came a dog way which named tumang and give the tools to dayang sumbi’s hand. Because of her swear, dayang sumbi must marry the magic dog.
Dayang sumbi and Tumang lived happily until they had have a child of a human child but having the power of his father .The boy named sangkuriang. In times of growth, sangkuriang was accompanied by a dog named tumang that he knew only as a faithful dog, not as his father. Sangkuriang grew into a young handsome teenager.
One day dayang sumbi asked him to go with his dog to hunt deer for the purposes of a party. Longer time after their hunts they can’t find any deer in the forest. Sangkuriang feel desperate, but he did not want to let his mother be sad. Then very forced to he took a bow and led to tumang. When they arrived in the house he gave tumang meat on his mother. Dayang sumbi who thought the flesh was a deer, she was happy over the success of her children.
As soon as the party after dayang sumbi endedDayang Sumbi asked “Son, where is tumang?” At first sangkuriang feared, then finally he said what had happened to his mother. Dayang sumbi was very angry. In his anger she hit sangkuriang until faint right in at his forehead. For her actions that dayang sumbi were turned away from the kingdom of by his father. Fortunately sangkuriang regain consciousness but the blow his mother leaving a scar very wide across the forehead. When became adult, sangkuriang walked away to wander to know the state of the world outside.
Years later, sangkuriang met a womanwho was very beautiful. He immediately fell in love with the woman. That woman was her own mother, but they were not mutually recognize each other. Sangkuriang askedher to marry with him, dayang sumbi was received with pleasure. A day before the wedding day, while being petted her fianc – hair , dayang sumbi see scars on the forehead’s sangkuriang, she shocked, finally she realized that she almost marry her own son.
Found out about the dayang sumbi trying to thwart her wedding. Think very hard after she was ultimately decided to propose a requirement marriage which was impossible accommodated sangkuriang. Virtues of was: sangkuriang. “You had to make a dam that can cover the whole hill and then make a boat to down the dam. All that should be finished before daybreak” asked Dayang Sumbi.
Sangkuriang started working. Love was so great in sangkuriang’s heart gave him a strange and strong power. He also not forgot that he could use the power of his father to call the satyrs and help him. With mud and stem their ground water of streams and springs. Some time before dawn, sangkuriang cut down a large tree to make a boat. When Dayang sumbi see that almost finished of his work, she prayed to the god to hamper the work of her son and speed up the morning.
A cock crowed, the sun rises faster than normal. But unfortunately Sangkuriang knew it soon that she had been duped. With very angry she cursed dayang sumbi and kicked a boat construction work which was nearly to the middle of the jungle. The boat was be there in the state of upside down, and forming a mountain(lay down). Not far from that place there are the stump of a tree a remnant of tree’s cut from sangkuriang, now we know it only as a hillside the stump .
Dam that created sangkuriang causing the whole hill filled with water and form a lake where sangkuriang and dayang sumbi buried myself and not be heard again leaving him to this day.
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