Thursday, 23 May 2019 | 14:01 WIB

Cap Go Meh 2018 Carnival in Glodok

Cap Go Meh 2018 Carnival in Glodok.

JAKARTA, NNC – Thousands of people crowded Glodok area, West Jakarta, Sunday (3/4/2018), to see the peak of Cap Go Meh 2018 Carnival.

The carnival is also enlivened with various arts and cultures from a number of regions in Indonesia such as Reog, Sisingaan, Papuan Dance, and Ondel-ondel.

In addition, the characteristic of the Cap Go Meh celebration is the joli or stretcher tradition that carries the statues of gods and goddesses to be paraded in the carnival.

There are 81 gods and goddesses paraded with stretchers decorated with interesting and full of philosophy.