This is super cool!
Indonesian Legend Saints OC by : elangkarosingo
He inspired by Saint Seiya, and he’s one of talented designer from Indonesia. Here are some explanation of them :
Yudhisthira : Yudhisthira Aka Dharmawangsa, is one of the protagonists in the epic Mahabharata. He is a king who ruled the kingdom of the Kurus, the central government in Hastinapur. He is the oldest of the five Pandavas, the sons of Pandu. In the tradition of Indonesian puppetry, Yudhisthira was given the title “King” and his nickname is Puntadewa, while the kingdom is called the Kingdom of Amarta.
Barong : Barong is a character in the mythology of Bali. He is the king of the spirits and symbolizes kindness. He is an enemy Rangda in Balinese mythology. Banas Pati Rajah is the spirit that accompany a child in his life. Banas Pati Rajah is believed to be the spirit that moves Barong. As a protective spirit, Barong is often presented as a lion. Traditional dances in Bali which describes the battle between the Barong and Rangda very popular and is often shown as a tourist attraction.
Lembu Suro : Legend of The Mount Kelud (Kediri-East Java) .according to the legend the existence of the Mt Kelud it is not come form natural process, but the result of a betrayal of love by Dewi Kilisuci, daughter of Jenggolo Manik who has a very Pretty face. the Beauty that appeared to touch the heart of two kings (They aren’t not a human being king. Their heads are oxen), The name of the Kings are Mahesa Suro and Lembu Suro
Bima : Bima or Bimasena is a protagonist in the epic Mahabharata. He is regarded as a heroic figure. He is the son of Dewi Kunti and Pandavas was known as a strong character, are always rude and intimidating for the enemy, even though his heart soft. He is a family in the order of the second Pandava, End of story is told that he died Bima perfect (moksa) along to his brother after the end of the Bhāratayuddha war. Bima faithful to one attitude, that is not like wishy stale and never ambivalent and never lick the spit itself.
Arjuna : Arjuna is the name of a protagonist in the epic Mahabharata. He is known as the Pandavas are captivating his face. He is the son of King Pandudewanata, king in Hastinapura or Prita Kunti, the daughter of King Surasena, King Wangsa Yadawa in Mandura. Arjuna is a close friend of Krishna, ie awatara (incarnation) Bhatara Vishnu who descended to earth to save the world from evil. Arjuna also is one person who had witnessed the “manifestation of the universe” Krishna before Bharatayuddha progress. He also received Bhagawadgita or “Singing Saints”, which is sacred discourse delivered by Krishna to him shortly before Bharatayuddha take place because Arjuna was reluctant to fulfill their obligations.
Rangda : Rangda is the Queen of the “Leak” in the mythology of Bali. This frightening creature is told often kidnap and eat children and lead an army against the wicked witch Barong, a symbol of good strength. Rangda is very important to the mythology of Bali. the fight Rangda againts barong or Erlangga are often depicted in dance. the dance is very popular and is an important legacy in the tradition of Bali. Rangda portrayed as a woman with long hair tousled and a nail, tongue, and breast length. Scary face and has sharp teeth.
Taksaka : In Hindu mythology, Taksaka (Sanskrit: तक्षक; Takshaka) is the one of the dragons, he is son of Kadru and Kashyapa. He lived in Nagaloka with other siblings, namely Basuki, Antaboga, and others. Taksaka dragon also appears in the mythology of Bali, should influence the Hindu mythology of India. Balinese mythology, Taksaka is a snake that lived in heaven.
Hanuman : Hanoman, is one of the gods in the Hindu religious beliefs, as well as the protagonist in the most famous Hindu epic Ramayana. He was a white monkey and a son Batara Bayu and Anjani, brother of Subali and Sugriva. According to the book Fiber Pedhalangan, Hanoman character was actually original to the epic Ramayana, but the character development is also sometimes appear in series Mahabharata, thereby becoming a leader among the ages. In India, revered as a protector god Hanoman and several temples dedicated to worship him. Hanoman is very popular in the Javanese Puppet (Wayang)
Garuda : Garuda (Sanskrit and Pali Garuda Garula) is one of the gods in Hinduism and Buddhism. It is the ride of Lord Vishnu, one of the Trimurti or the manifestation of God in Hinduism. Garuda depicted golden body, white face, red wings. Beak and wings like an eagle, but his body just like humans. Large size so it can block the sun. Japanese people are also familiar with Garuda, which they called Karura. In Thailand called Pha Krut
GatotKaca : Gatotkaca is a character in the epic Mahabharata known as the son or Wrekodara Bimasena of the Pandavas. His mother named Hidimbi (Harimbi) comes from the demon, so he was told to have extraordinary powers. In a major war in Kurukshetra he killed many allies Kauravas before finally fall in the hands of Karna. In Indonesia, the wayang figures Gatotkaca is very popular. he has an extraordinary miracle power, among others, he able to fly in space without using the wings, and he known as “muscle wire iron bones”.
You could check his awesome art more on his Deviantart.
Aspros: “His art is skillful and his idea are great. He could bring out the legend into characters with cloth like them. I could see he is one of Saint Seiya fans. I wondering If he could make another version of Gemini Cloth *chuckles* “