Keris of Mpu Gandring

Kompas – November 10, 2012
Keris of Mpu Gandring

Writing on dragon reads: Corruption, human rights, judicial mafia, terrorism, racial, religious and ethnic conflict, XYZ.

Man (speaking to President Yudhoyono): Try using the keris of Mpu Gandring Mr!

The 11th century legend of the keris of Mpu Gandring tells the story of a ceremonial dagger made by the famous keris maker Mpu Gandring. He was killed by his own creation and, before his death, cast a curse on the weapon that would last for seven generations.