Wurdyaw Djang (Baby Dreaming) at Kudjekbinj

The area known as Kudjekbinj is Gabriel Maralngurra’s country. It is located in the stone country of West Arnhem Land and is an area of great beauty and significant dreaming stories. The artist has depicted Wurdyaw Djang or Baby Dreaming. It is a place of fertility, inhabited by baby spirits. It is believed that if the pandanus or termite mounds found in this sacred area are disturbed the person will become pregnant. There are a number of sacred waterholes in the area, which are often depicted as circles within paintings of this theme.

Kore kunred kabolkngeyo Kudjekbinj Koyek kore kuwardehwarde djang nawern kayo.Nawu artist bimbom kore djurra Wurdyaw Djang kunred nuye kore Kudjekbinj Ngalbali kunred bedberre.kumekke kunred kubolkdjamun minj nangale kabolkkilekme,wardi djang kawarrewon.Manbu manbelk dja kunboy minj karribakke wardi wurdyaw kangimen kore kunjam wanjh karrimerlemmen.wurdyaw karriyawkan bininj dja daluk.Dja bimbom manlabbarl manwern kore djang kayo.