Ratu Laut Selatan is a legend who is very popular among the inhabitants of the island of Java and Bali. Belief in the existence of the southern ocean penguasai Java (Indian Ocean) is known mainly by ethnic Sundanese and Javanese. Balinese people also believe in the power that controls this southern coast.
Is not known exactly how long this legend is known. However, the legend about the mythical ruler of the southern coast reached the highest level of confidence known to the court ruling dynasty of Mataram (Sultanate of Yogyakarta and Surakarta Kasunanan) that the south coast authorities, Kanjeng Ratu Kidul, the "spiritual wives" for the kings in the palace it. In particular sea anchor, courts offering PARANGKUSUMA Beach, Bantul, and / or Paranggupita Beach, Wonogiri, to the queen. Sanggabuwana stage in Surakarta palace complex is believed to be where the Sunan mingle with Kanjeng Queen. That said, the queen appears as a beautiful young woman and young at the time of the month until the full moon, but a gradual aging and bad at the time of the month to month of death.
In Javanese beliefs, Ratu Kidul Kanjeng a loyal servant named Nyai / Nyi Rara Kidul (sometimes there is a call Lara Kidul Nyi). Rara Kidul Nyi colors like green and trusted like to take the people who wear green clothing in the beach area to serve as maids or men. Therefore, visitors tour the south coast of Java, both in Pelabuhan Ratu, Pangandaran, Cilacap, the beaches in the south of Yogyakarta, to Purwa Peninsula in the east end, is always reminded to not wear a bottle green.
Sundanese society considers that the Queen of the South Sea, known as the Queen of the South, is the incarnation of a daughter who committed suicide Pajajaran in the southern ocean since expelled by his family. Reasons for expulsion was that he was suffering from a disease that makes the other family members ashamed. So Indonesia java International Destination
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