A Closer Look on the Nature inside of Wedharan Wewadining Bawan Text: A Descriptive Analytical Study

Deby Steviangga Harsena, Munawar Holil

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This present study tries to explore and analyze specific personality found in ancient literary works Wedharan Wewadining Bawana (WWB). The text is written using a classical Javanese language system. The content in WWB text consists of a group of piwulang which is about the teaching of behavior to reassure the mind. One specific behavior discussed comprehensively in WWB is patience (forbearance). This article focuses on patience as described in the WWB text. The problem set in this study focuses on the patience as personal trait towards human in life. Using a descriptive analytical approach, this article tries to outline the benefits of being patience personality in life according to Wedharan Wewadining Bawana. Being Patience may enable people to tolerate flaws in others, displaying more generosity, compassion, mercy, as well as forgiveness.

Original languageEnglish
Article number012056
JournalIOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 23 Apr 2020
Event2018 International Conference of Innovations on Environment, Technology in Society, ICE-Tech 2018 - Pekanbaru, Indonesia
Duration: 10 Aug 201811 Aug 2018



  • codex
  • Javanese philosophy
  • patience
  • piwulang

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