Sunday, June 9, 2013

Myth love Situ Patenggang

Situ Patenggang or Situ Patengan is a lake located in the South Bandung natural attractions, West Java, Indonesia, precisely in Ciwidey. Located at an altitude of 1600 meters above sea level, the lake has a very exotic scenery.

Situ Patengan

Based on the information contained in the tourist, there Patenggang comes from Sundanese language, pateangan-teangan (for each).

Situ Patengan board

Tells a love son King and daughter shared a large bead goddess of nature, namely ki Santang and Goddess Rengganis. They parted for so long. Because love is so deep, they are looking for and finally meet in a place that until now called "Stone Love". Rengganispun goddess asked for a lake and a boat to sail with.

The boat is that until now into a heart-shaped island (Pulau Asmara / Sasaka Island). According to this story, which stopped at the stone of love and romance surrounds the island, always get as their eternal love.