Banjo tribal dance is divided into two, namely the art of dance developed in the palace (palace), and the dance was developed by the people. Dance palace marked with the name "Baksa" which comes from the Javanese (beksan) that indicates smoothness of motion in order dance. These dances have been there from hundreds of years ago, since the days of the Hindu, but the movement and the clothing has been adapted to the circumstances of today. For example, certain movements that are considered incompatible with Islamic adab slight change.



Bagandut types of traditional dance in pairs which in the past was the highlight erotic dancers dance like a dance ronggeng tayub in Java and Sumatra, Gandut means tledek (Java).

Dance Gandut initially only played in the royal palace, the new padfa approximately the 1860's dance evolved into corners of the kingdom and become the preferred type of art enumerated classes of ordinary people. This dance is played every crowd. For example, event wedding night, hajad, fundraising village and so on.

Gandut dance as entertainment continues to grow in agricultural areas throughout the kingdom of Banjar, with its center in the area Pandahan, District Central Tapin, Tapin.

Gandut dance since the late 19 660 had not developed anymore. Factors Islam is the main cause of the loss of this type of art is coupled with the onslaught of other types of modern art. Now Gandut can still be played, but no longer as the original dance just as a reminder to the preservation of traditional arts Banjar.