|sekaten is a kingdom ceremony carried out during seven days. they say this ceremony genealogy is since demak kingdom . this ceremony is actually is a prophet birthday celebration muhammad. follow word sekaten come from term credo in islamic religion, syahadatain. sekaten begun with out it two wares gamelan sekati, kk Guntur Madu and kk nagawilaga, from palaceto laided at south pagongan and north in front of gedhe mosque. during seven days, begin day ke-6 until ke-11 month mulud (islamic calender), second ware gamelan perfoming/jangled according to by turns mark celebration sekaten. in evening eight sultan or deputy whom he shows, do udhik udhik ceremony , metal money (coin)scattereds tradition. after wards sultan or his deputy steps into gedhe mosque to listen prophet biography reading. final on latest ceremony is closed with garebeg mulud. during sekaten sego gurih (of a kind rice) and endhog abang (egg red) be special food many sold. besides found also sirih pinang (areca) and kantil flower (michelia alba; kin magnoliaceae). in this time besides tradition ceremony like that also conducted a fair that begun a month before ceremony exertion sekaten truthfully.
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