HomeBlogs Male'an Sampi Male’an Sampi is highly exciting Lombok tradition that always has the
power to draw a crowed. The event is actually a series of cattle race
held on a water logged race track 100 meters long. The local Sasak
language the meaning of Male’an Sampi can be divided into two world,
male’an meaning to chase and sampi meaning cow. Male’an Sampi is a
favorite pastime for farmers and cattle breeders in West Lombok. This
event is usually held at the planting season when the farm is empty and
the farmers and cattle breeders get together to stage the race.