LEGEND of PRAMBANAN TEMPLE Near the city of Yogyakarta are the most beautiful Hindu temple in Indonesia. This temple was built in the ninth century AD. Because it is located in the village of Prambanan, the temple is called Prambanan temple but also known as Lara Jonggrang, a name derived from the legend of Lara Jonggrang and Bondowoso. Here's the story. At that time there was a king named King Baka. He was enthroned at Prambanan. King is a giant scary and great power. Even so, when it's destiny, eventually he lost to the king Pengging. King Baka died on the battlefield. King Pengging victory was due to the help of a strong man named Bondowoso which is also known as Bandung Bondowoso because he has a powerful weapon called Bandung. With the consent of the King Pengging, Bondowoso Palace occupies Prambanan. Here he was fascinated by the beauty Lara Jonggrang, daughter of former opponents - yes, even the daughter of the murdered king. However, he will marry her. Lara Jonggrang afraid reject the proposal. However, she will not take it lying down. She wants to marry Bondowoso provided the terms are met. The requirement is that he be made a thousand temples and two deep wells. Everything should be completed overnight. Bondowoso agreed, though somewhat objections. He asked for the help of his father, the man who has a powerful army of spirits. On the appointed day, and their faithful Bondowoso and spirits began to build a large number of temples that. It is astounding the way and speed of their work. After four o'clock only five temples to be prepared. In addition, the well was already almost finished. All the inhabitants of the Palace of Prambanan become confused because they believe that all requirements will be met Lara Jonggrang. What should be done? Soon the girls were woken up and told to pounding rice in a mortar and laying flowers are fragrant. Hearing the sound of mortar and smell the flowers are fragrant, fine spirits stop their work because they thought it was already noon. Making less a temple, but what about to say, the spirits do their job and quit without help they might not Bondowoso finish. The next day Bondowoso time knowing that his efforts failed, not playing angry. He cursed the girls around Prambanan - would not anyone want to marry them until they become old maids. While Lara Jonggrang himself cursed into a statue. There are statues in a temple is a large temple named Lara Jonggrang. The temples that is nearby called Sewu which means thousand.