SUKABUMI REGENCY- Jipeng Dance successfully managed to set the world record for Record Holder Republic (RHR) at the Ciletuh Palabuhanratu Geopark Festival (CGF) 2018 event.
Head of Tourism and Culture Office (Disparbud) of West Java Province Ida Hernida said the activity was followed by 5,000 dancers involving artists and students from 8 sub-districts in the Ciletuh Palabuhan Ratu Geopark area.
"This RHR world record-breaking was followed by 5,000 dancers in 8 sub-district territories around school children," Ida told reporters in Panenjoan Village, Sukabumi District, Saturday (10/13/2018).
Ida said Jipeng Dance was not so well known West Java Disparbud had the task and function to promote to the wider people.
The reappointment of the potential of local culture such as Jipeng Dance will be able to improve the welfare of Jipeng Dance artists. West Java Disparbud has the task of curating the dance so, it can be used to the maximum extent possible.
"With the reappointment of Jipeng Dance to the public, artists become more prosperous," she concluded. (Pun)