Sekolahbahasainggris– Kisah lutung Kasarung dan Purbasari menjadi kisah yang begitu inspiratif bagi masyarakat di seluruh Indonesia. Penasaran dengan kisah “Lutung Kasarung” dalam bahasa Inggris? Selamat membaca kisah berikut:
In ancient times in Tatar pasundan in West Of Java, there was an empire led by a wise king, he was known as the Prabu Tapa Agung.
Prabu Tapa Agung had two beautiful daughters, they were Purbararang and Purbasari.
At the time of his death approached King Prabu Court pointed Purbasari, which was the youngest daughter to replaced him. “I’m too old, it’s time I abdicated, Purbasari….” said Prabu Tapa.
Purbasari had an older sister named Purbararang. She disagreed that her sister would replace their father. “I am the eldest daughter, father should choose me as his successor!” grumbled Purbararang to her fiancée, who was named Indrajaya.
As big as her Fury which had been accumulating, made her wanted to harm her sister. She met a witch to spell Purbasari. The witch spell Purbasari so right then suddenly Purbasari skin became mottled-black spots. Then After the moment, Purbararang so had a reason to evict Purbasari. “People who cursed as she does, not deserve to be a queen!” Said Purbararang.
Then she sent a Patih to alienate Purbasari into the woods. But Patih was still kind enough to make a hut for Purbasari. He also advised Purbasari, “Be courage princess! This ordeal would have ended, the Almighty will always together Daughter “.Said him “Thank you uncle”, said Purbasari.
While in the forest she had many friends that animals were always good to her. Among the animals there was a mysterious black hairy ape. But the apes was the most kind which cared attention to Purbasari. Lutung Kasarung was always encouraging Flowers to Purbasari. He got beautiful flowers and fruits with her friends just only for her.
At the time of the full moon night, Lutung Kasarung acting strange. He walked to a quiet place and meditate. He was pleading something to the Gods. This proved that Kasarung not ordinary creatures. Not long after, the land near Lutung Kasarung broke and created a small lake, the water was clear enough. The water was containing drugs which were very fragrant.
The next day Kasarung met Purbasari and asked her to bathe in the lake. “What’s in it for me?”, Thought Purbasari. But she was willing to obey. Shortly after she threw herself. Something happened to her skin. Her skin became clean asbeautiful as before and he became beautiful again. Purbasari very surprised and excited when she mirrored in the lake.
In the palace, Purbararang decided to see her sister in the woods. She went with his fiancee and the guards. When they reached the forest, she finally met her sister and looked at each other. Purbararang disbelief seeing her again as beautiful as before. Purbararang do not want to lose her greatness, she wanted took a competition to Purbasari. “Who has the longest hair she has won!”, Said Purbararang. Originally Purbasari he did not want to, but because she got forced by her sister. Then, the person ho had longer hair was Purbasari.
“Well I lost, but now let us show our handsome fiance, he is my fiance”, said Purbararang while pointing to Indrajaya. Purbasari became restless and confused. Finally she looked, and pull the hand of Lutung Kasarung. Kasarung was bobbing as by this. Purbararang laugh out loud, “So it is your fiance, monkey?”.
At that time also Lutung Kasarung went immediately meditated. Suddenly there was a miracle. Lutung Kasarung turned into a young man who was looking extremely handsome, more than Indrajaya. All were surprised to see the incident as cheered. Purbararang finally admitted defeat and guilt over this. She apologized to her sister and begged not to be punished. “I am so sorry Purbasari.” Said Purbararang. Purbasari kindly forgive her. After the incident ended they all go back to the Palace.
Purbasari became a queen, accompanied by a young man of her dreams. The young man who turns out had always been with her in the forest in the form of a monkey “Lutung Kasarung”. The End.
Semoga Bermanfaat Para Pembaca SBI!!!