NILAI-NILAI BUDAYA DAN AGAMA DALAM TRADISI MELEMANG DI DESA KARANG RAJA DAN DESA KEPUR, MUARA ENIM, SUMATERA SELATAN

  • Zulkarnain Yani Balai Penelitian dan Pengembangan Agama Jakarta
Keywords: Tradisi, Melemang, Nilai Budaya, Nilai Agama

Abstract

This paper presents the results of research on traditions and rituals in the district of Muara Enim - South Sumatra. This research was conducted from 4 - 18 October 2018 in the villages of Karang Raja and Kepur. The purpose of this study is to present what cultural and religious values ​​can be drawn from the tradition of melemang in the two villages. Melemang tradition is a customary tradition that exists in the month of Muharram in the villages of Karang Raja and Kepur. This tradition has been carried down from generation to generation since the days of their ancestors (Puyang) to the present. This tradition is intended as a starting point for the flood disaster that will befall these two villages by holding village in the form of making lemang by the entire community without exception. This tradition is characterized by making lemang made from a mixture of glutinous rice and grated coconut, which is mixed with bananas, shrimp or onions coated with banana leaves, then put into bamboo as broad as bamboo. The cultural values ​​that we can take from this tradition are the value of Hospitality and Mutual Cooperation. The religious values ​​conveyed in the tradition are in the form of aqeedah and worship

Published
2019-12-31
How to Cite
Yani, Z. (2019, December 31). NILAI-NILAI BUDAYA DAN AGAMA DALAM TRADISI MELEMANG DI DESA KARANG RAJA DAN DESA KEPUR, MUARA ENIM, SUMATERA SELATAN. Harmoni, 18(2), 103-115. https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.32488/harmoni.v18i2.372