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What’s on in Bali

Bali island is well known for its unique and uncomparable culture tradition from its ancient days. From annual Bali Art festival, Bali Mekepung in Jembrana, Pandan War in Tenganan,, Kite Festival, Omed-Omedan or Kissing festival, Ngaben cremation ceremony to the world most famous Ogoh-Ogoh parade to welcome mystical of NYEPI Day.

  • Tumpek Kandang

    MARCH 16, 2019

    In the Hindu holy there are six kinds of Tumpek, one of them is Tumpek Kandang. What is Tumpek Kandang? Tumpek Kandang also called Tumpek Uye is salvation for animals. In Hinduism always teach to love all of God's creation is not only human but also to animals, plants, and all forms of God’s creation. Ceremony Tumpek Kandang itself is a form of gratitude forward to Lord Shiva to always give blessed to the animals.

  • PURNAMA

    MARCH, 20 2019

    As known, the majority of people is Hinduism in Bali Island. In Bali, there is a holy day which is celebrated every month, namely Purnama. The rituals are performed at certain times. The word Purnama comes from the word "full" which means perfect, complete, and infinite. The worship intended at the full moon is aimed to Sanghyang Candra, and Sanghyang Ketu as the god of brilliance to invoke perfection and holy light from Ida Sanghyang Widhi Wasa in various forms of Ista Dewata. Usually on this full moon holy day, the Hindus offer offerings of fruit, food and flowers, visiting the local temple, as well as praying.

  • Tumpek Wayang

    APRIL, 20 2019

    Tumpek Wayang is one of the holy days celebrated by Hindus every 6 months to worship God in His manifestation as Iswara God that serves to illuminate the darkness, illuminate the world's life, and raise the power of art and beauty. Tumpek Wayang also means art day because it is ritual to ceremony various kinds of art such as wayang, barong, rangda, mask, and all kinds of gamelan. The ritual activity is a form of gratitude to Sang Hyang Taksu with wayang kulit ceremony that contains various elements of art or theater.