HomeBlogs Gendang Beleq Festival The Gendang Beleq Dance is one of Lombok’s famous local dances. it is so
named because the musicians beat a huge (beleq) drum (gendang) that set
the well – defined ‘Lombok’ rhythm to which the dancers perform. in the
olden days this dances was performed to say goodbye to soldiers heading
for the battlefield and again when they were welcomed home. this dance
whit it’s distinct sound is now performed to welcome important guest.