Kuda Lumping ( Lumping horse ) is a dance from Java , Indonesia played with the property in the form of a mock horse , made of woven bamboo or other materials with hair decorated imitation of plastic ropes or the like rolled-up or in braids , so that the Java community is often referred to as horse braid .
Lumping horse dance reflects the spirit of heroism and military aspects of a cavalry or cavalry. It is seen from the movements rhythmic , dynamic , and aggressive , with the flick of woven bamboo , mimicking the movement like a horse in the middle of a war .
Often in lumping horse dance performances , the show also featured attractions smelled magical supernatural powers , such as the attraction chew glass , wrenching the arm with a machete , burn away , walking on broken glass , and others . Perhaps , this attraction reflects the supernatural powers in ancient times developed within the Kingdom of Java , and the non-military aspects that are used against enemy troops .