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This research has a purpose to identify: the impact of changing kudo ritual dance traditions in the social life of people in the village of debai jambi province. This type of research is qualitative descriptive. Sources ie primary data submitted by informants, data sources taken in the form of written notes coming from informants who were interviewed, documentation and literature study. The research findings reveal that the change of kudo rentak tradition in the social life of society in Debai village of Jambi Province has social and moral impact such as the behavior of less polite when dancing, drinking behavior, fights between youth when danced by kudo rentak dance, disturbance of society with Loud music. The social control of the village and community governments is so weak that they are unable to minimize the impact of the tradition.