HomeBlogs Singo Ulung Dance Singo Ulung dance is a traditional art from Bondowoso regency that
annual performed in Bondowoso anniversary. This traditional dance was
created by a respected man named Singo. Singo was name of a person who
came from Blambangan. He was ran from Blambangan to save himself and
stayed in Blimbing village, Klabang district – Bondowoso. Singo Ulung
and his wife Nyi Moena with Ki Jasiman, were helping and cooperating
each other to create a prosperous life of society at Blimbing village.
He cared about the rice field and the other public’s needed. Many
people were proud about him. That’s why, finnaly he was choose to
become the first head village of Blimbing village.
One day, he
had an idea to create a public traditional dance called “Singo Ulung”
which was played by two people. This dance has accompanied with special
music that can make the audience feel astonished. This art together
with Pojian art, Ojung art are always showed at the traditional
ceremony namely “Bersih Desa Blimbing” which is always held every year
(the month of Sya’ban / Ruwah). In the other hand, this art performance
can be enjoyed in the annual moment of “Hari Jadi Bondowoso” precisely
at 16 August.