Analisis Cerita Rakyat Kutai Aji Batara Agung Dewa Sakti Ditinjau dari Fungsi Aspek Mitos dalam Masyarakatnya

Aulia Permata Sari • Syaiful Arifin • Syamsul Rijal
Journal article Ilmu Budaya • October 2017

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(Bahasa Indonesia, 10 pages)


This research title is choosen to conserves the story of Aji Batara Agung Dewa Sakti. Society nowadays, especially the youth society, does not know about this old myth. Then, this research will add the knowledge to the young generation, also to continues Kutai tradition, so this folklore can be survive in modern era. The background of this research is the researcher wants to get the clear explanation about the story of Aji Batara Agung Dewa Sakti. This research uses qualitative approach. The problem of this research is about the condition of society participation to conserves the Kutai folklore Aji Batara Agung Dewa Sakti. The purpose of this research, which is about society perception towards Kutai Folklore Aji Batara Agung Dewa Sakti is to know the situation and condition of that story in the future, and also can be a scientific works for science development. This research uses a general literary research method to observe an object. A literary research can also uses qualitative or quantitative method. Besides, the researcher also uses observe method and library method. The result of this research, which is about Kutai folklore Aji Batara Agung Dewa Sakti is that story known as a myth because it is really happened. This story included as myth because it is mystical and contains the character of god's child in heaven. This story also known as a collective history. Besides, this story is cyclical. It means this story mostly tells about a character, such as its life, the happened events, and also tells about how the story begins from that character. This story is also come from and only happens in a region.




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