REPRESENTATION OF KEBAYA FASHION IN JAGATNATHA TEMPLE DENPASAR

  • I Dewa Ayu Sri Suasmini Institute of the Arts of Indonesia Denpasar
  • I Wayan Ardika Cultural Studies Program Faculty of Art Udayana University
  • Sulistyawati Sulistyawati Cultural Studies Program Faculty of Art Udayana University
  • Ni Made Wiasti Cultural Studies Program Faculty of Art Udayana University

Abstract

Kebaya is a traditional Balinese outfit worn during religious ceremonies. Kebaya as a fashion
boss today is experiencing rapid development. Women in the city of Denpasar tend to follow
the trend of fesyenkebaya when offering worship to the temple. Modern kebaya is a choice
as a representation when going to the Great Jagatnatha Temple. Women always want to
appear fasionabeldan want to be the center of attention. As if the Great Jagatnatha Temple
was used as a fashion show stage by women in Denpasar City. This phenomenon is
interesting to study in the formulation of the problem, which is the fashion style to Agung
Jagatnatha Temple as a representation of women in Denpasar City. This study used
descriptive qualitative method. The theory used is representation theory and consumerism.
The results of this study indicate that the reason women represent kebaya to temple is
because the development of kebaya today is very rapid. This development is due to the
advancement of technology and information so that materials and models of kebaya can be
quickly produced. This causes women to wear trendy kebaya so that it is not considered
outdated. Pura Agung Jagatnatha is a public temple and the largest temple in the city of
Denpasar is always crowded with visitors on Hindu religious holidays. Agung Jagatnatha
Temple is used as a place to represent the performance during prayer. For contemporary
women in the city of Denpasar, not only when attending a reception, when praying to the
temple must also be fashionable.
Keywords: representation, fashion kebaya to temple, fashionable.

Published
2019-09-12
How to Cite
SRI SUASMINI, I Dewa Ayu et al. REPRESENTATION OF KEBAYA FASHION IN JAGATNATHA TEMPLE DENPASAR. E-Journal of Cultural Studies, [S.l.], p. 25-34, sep. 2019. ISSN 2338-2449. Available at: <https://ojs.unud.ac.id/index.php/ecs/article/view/52995>. Date accessed: 19 sep. 2019.