Archive for August 2016

Lontar Pengayam-ayaman

Lontar Pengayam-ayaman

In many regions of Indonesia, cockfights are still very popular despite the law stating that it is illegal to do gambling. Some reasons that it can be permissible if the cockfights are for religious purposes and not for gambling. In Bali, on a cockfight, there is a “manual book” called Lontar Pengayam-ayaman. People believe the book will bring victory when skillfully applied. The boo...