The story of the creation of Bandung city(Indonesia), Tangkuban Perahu mount, Burangrang mount, and Tunggul Hill in West Java Indonesia.

This is the legend and History of Bandung city, Mount Tangkuban Perahu, Mt Burangrang and Mount Hill stump in West Java is one unit when viewed from the legends and stories that develop in society. What is clear the place above relate to Sangkuriang Legend.

The story is

Once upon a time, there was King Sungging Perbangkara who went hunting. In the middle of the forest the King throwing urine collected in caring leaves (taro forest).  A female pig named Wayungyang who was imprisoned want to be human urine drinking earlier. Wayungyang pregnant and gave birth to a beautiful baby. Beautiful baby was taken to the palace by his father and named Dayang Sumbi or Rarasati. Many of kings who ask her to be his wife, but no one were accepted.

Finally, the king warring among themselves. Dayang Sumbi for own ask exile in the hill accompanied by a male dog that is Si Tumang. While it is fun to weave, toropong (piston) which was used to weave cloth fell to the bottom. Dayang Sumbi feeling lazy, without a second thought once uttered speech, he promised to pick up anyone who fell off when the piston-sex male, would become her husband. The Tumang get piston and given to

Dayang Sumbi. Dayang Sumbi eventually gave birth to a baby boy named Sangkuriang.

When Sangkuriang hunting in the woods and sent the Tumang to pursue Wayungyang female pigs. Because the Tumang not obeyed, sangkuriang killed tumang and take his heart to given to Dayang Sumbi.  Then they cooked and eaten the tumang heart as a hunting gift.  But After Dayang Sumbi know that he ate hearts of the Tumang, his anger was heightened, Dayang Sumbi hit sangkuriang head with a Senduk which made from coconut shell to bleed.


Sangkuriang go wandering around the world. After a long walk to the east, finally he arrived in the west again and unknowingly has arrived back in place Dayang Sumbi, where her mother was. Sangkuriang not know that the beautiful princess who was found was Dayang Sumbi – his mother. Terminological story of love between two beings that. Dayang Sumbi accidentally known sangkuriang as her son with a wound in his head but However Sangkuriang still forced to marry her. Dayang Sumbi request/challenged Sangkuriang to make boats and lake (lake) in a single night to stem the Citarum River. Sangkuriang accepted that challenge
Then Sangkuriang made the boat from a tree that grows in the east, stump/staple the tree turned into a mountain called Tunggul Hill. Stacked branches on the west and became Mount Burangrang. With the help of guriang(genie/spirit) , the dam was almost completed. But Dayang Sumbi beg to Sang Hyang Tunggal (god) for not to accomplish Sangkuriang purpose. Dayang Sumbi spread slices boeh rarang (white cloth weaving), when it was also the dawn broke in the eastern horizon. Sangkuriang become angry, in his anger, he destroyed the dam that located in Sanghyang Tikoro, Citarum river basin stopper he threw it to the east and transformed into Manglayang Mount. Bandung Water Lake became receding back. Working with boats struggled kicked to the north and transformed into Mount Tangkuban Merahu.
Sangkuriang continue to pursue Dayang sumbi but she disappeared on Putri(princess) mount and turned into a Jaksi Flower.  After that, Sangkuriang arriving at a place called Berung Edge (ujung berung) and he eventually disappeared into the supernatural world.

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