Erika Oktora, Kesuma Aini and Edi Suyanto, ES and Farida Ariyani, Farida (2000) Religious Value in Nyambai Oral Literature. iosrjournals, 10. pp. 26-31. ISSN ISSN: 2320-737x


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Background: One of the local wisdoms of Lampung culture is Nyambai. Nyambai is a paired group dance performed by muli (girl) and meRanai (single boy) as a meeting or gathering place to find a mate in the traditional ceremony of Nayuh balak (large traditional ceremony). There is a reading of a poem or a rhyme in Nyambai. This poem is used as a means of communication between single girls and single boy or parties involved in nyambai. The poem in nyambai is read and packaged in the dance. This makes nyambai has a great performing art to follow. Related to religious values, the people of Lampung is a person who have a religion and religion he adheres to is Islam, Moslem. Values religious exploration in nyambai oral literature is needed because of culture and religion is closely related. Materials and Methods: Nyambai is a paired group dance performed by muli (girl) and meRanai (single boy) as a meeting or gathering place to find a mate and held on the night before a close wedding ceremony. Nyambai in the traditional Lampung Saibatin wedding ceremony. It becomes very important because it is an identity for the people of Lampung themselves. In Nyambai also have value, especially religious value. Religious values are the values that involved adhere to religion. Sartini (in Faiziyah, 2017: 12-21) said that religious values (local wisdom) consisting of the word wisdom and local which are understood as local ideas that are of a nature wise, full of wisdom, of good value, who is implanted and followed by community members. The approach used a qualitative approach to investigate social phenomena, namely religious values on nyambai oral literature. This research is descriptive analytic. The data obtained in the form of words, images, behavior and the data are not contained in the form of numbers or statistical figures, but still in a qualitative form which means more than just number or frequency. Investigating the religious value of nyambai oral literature by way of describing the data. Poems on nyambai is taken in West Lampung Regency because West Lampung Regency is still carrying out the nyambai procession. Poems on nyambai procession is taken in three village, namely Sukabumi Village, Kotabesi Village, and Pekonbalak Village in Batu Brak District, West Lampung Regency West. This data collection techniques in this study used observation technique, documentation, and interviews. The three techniques are combined so that obtain the required and real data in the field. Results: The results showed that there are many religious value in nyambai oral literature in Batu Brak District, West Lampung Regency. Amount of data found was 40 records. The results of research on Nyambai oral literature in the District Batu Brak, West Lampung Regency shows the existence of religious values on the rhyme spoken or poems. The speech in the nyambai poems shows that the utterances are not only utterances without value and meaning but have value and meaning. Nyambai oral literature also aims to spread religious values in society at large. The result shows that the oral literature of nyambai in Batu Brak District, West Lampung Regency is full of religious values in terms of words or rhymes. Segata or rhymes in nyambai always insert religious values. Conclusion: Religious value that found in nyambai oral literature is in the form of (1) behaving obediently in carrying out religious teachings, (2) expectations in the form of prayer to the creator, (3) inviting people to always remember Allah Swt., The One Almighty God, (4) reminds to do good, (5) says bismillah at the beginning of the conversation, (6) always give thanks, and (7) always include Allah Swt., The One Almighty God, in every step. Keywords: Lampungnese; Nyambai; Religious Value; Oral Literature.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: L Education > L Education (General)
Divisions: Fakultas Keguruan dan Ilmu Pendidikan (FKIP) > Prodi Magister Pendidikan Bahasa dan sastra Daerah
Depositing User: Dr. Farida Ariyani, M.Pd.
Date Deposited: 04 Jun 2021 01:34
Last Modified: 04 Jun 2021 01:34

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