Tribes from Bali & Lombok

Manik Angkeran - Asal Mula Selat Bali

In earlier times in the kingdom there lived a Brahmin who Daha benama Sidi Mantra very famous miracle. Sanghyang Widya or Guru presented him property and a beautiful wife. After years of marriage, they have a child who they named Manik Angkeran.

Although Manik Angkeran a handsome and clever young man but he has a bad character, ie like gambling. He often lost, so he had risked his parents' property, even owe to others. Because they can not repay the debt, Manik Angkeran asking for help his father to do something. Sidi Mantra fasted and prayed for the request for help to the gods. Suddenly he heard a voice, "Hi, Sidi Mantra, in the crater of Mount Agung is a treasure that a dragon guarded the Dragon bernarna Besukih. Go there and ask that he wants to mernberi little treasure."

Sidi Mantra went to Mount Agung to overcome all odds. Arriving at the edge of the crater of Mount Agung, he sat cross-legged. As he rang the bell he cast a spell and called the name of Naga Besukih. Not long kernudian the Dragon out. After hearing the purpose of his visit Sidi Mantra, Dragon Besukih writhing and scales out of gold and diamonds. After saying thank you, Sidi Mantra excused himself. All property that gets given to Manik Angkeran in the hope that he will not gamble anymore. Of course not long after, the treasure was gone for a bet. Manik Angkeran once again asked his father for help. Of course Sidi Mantra refused to help anakya.

Manik Angkeran heard from friends that the property was obtained from Mount Agung.Manik Angkeran know to get there she must cast a spell but he never learned about prayer and mantra. So, he just brought the bell which was stolen from his father when his father slept.

Having reached the crater of Mount Agung, Manik Angkeran gentanya ring. What a fright he was when he saw the Dragon Besukih. Having heard the purpose of his visit Manik Dragon Angkeran, he said, "I will give the property you wish for, but you must promise to change kelakuanmu. Do not gamble again. Remember the law of karma."

Manik Angkeran fascinated by gold, diamonds, and jewels in front of him. Suddenly there are evil intentions that arise in his heart. Wanting to get more treasure, with lightning speed when he cut the tail Dragon Dragon beputar Besukih back to the hive.Manik Angkeran fled immediately and not overtaken by the Dragons. But because the magic dragon, Manik Angkeran burned to ashes during the Dragon licked his tracks.

Kernatian heard his son, Sidi Mantra heartbreak unspeakable. Soon he was visiting the Dragon Besukih and begged that their child was revived. Dragon tail menyanggupinya origin can return to normal. With its miracle, Sidi Mantra can restore the Dragon tail.After Manik Angkeran turned on, he apologized and promised to be a good person. Sidi Mantra know that his son had repented, but he also understands that they are no longer able to live together.

"You have to start a new life but not here," he said. In the blink of an eye he disappeared.In the place he stood arise a water source that grew so great that the sea. With the wand, Sidi Mantra makes the line mernisahkan him with his son. Now place it into a strait that separates the island of Java, Bali with Bali island.