Monday, December 25, 2006
Among the omen birds, Bejampong (pictured left) whose earthly manefestation is Crested Jay - Platylophus Galericulatus, is known for his swiftness and his agility, is second in command. The son of Bujang Kengkang Kerama, Duat Igat Junggo Tandang. He is married to Endu Kechapah Dulang Midong, Endu Kumang Bunga Ketunsong, the third daughter of Sengalang Burong.
Bejampong came from a country called Tuchong Tugong Baas, like the heads of male cobras, situated at tibak rias ridge, like dry timber waiting to be fired (di tuchong tugong baas, baka pala tedong lelaki, di tinting tibak rias, baka rebaan nganti hari).
Praise name (Ensumbar or julok):
Geliga Tandang, Bujang Sambai Bejampong, Berayang Tangang Penatong Adong. Or Bunga Jarau Sagupong, ngeretong ka parabong rumah raya.
Rarak creeper to plug the nostril of the skull and danan creeper for tying the group of skulls above the hearth (ngembuan rarak ambi ka pasak lubang idong enggau danan digaga ka mudan tinggi begantong)