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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 Krulut

    SEPTEMBER 7, 2019

    Tumpek Krulut is interpreted as a worship of God as its manifestation as God Iswara who has created the sacred voice of percussion and gamelan. Krulut comes from the word "lulut" which means bond or chain. Therefore, Tumpek Krulut is a ceremony performed as a form of affection towards the instruments of art in the form of gamelan or tetabuhan held every six months.

  • Purnama

    SEPTEMBER, 14 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.

  • The 13th Annual Balinale

    SEPTEMBER, 24-29 2019

    The 13th Annual Balinale will be held on 24-29 September 2019. Balinale invites international filmmakers to present their work to audience include local and foreigner. The film categories will be consist of Indonesian and international independent and award winning fiction, documentary, feature and short films.

  • Ubud Writers & Readers Festival

    OCTOBER 23-27, 2019

    Ubud Writers & Readers Festival is a festival organized by Yayasan Mudra Swari Saraswati as a forum for discussion of their inspiration and ideas between authors, thinkers and performers The festival will be held for 5 days starting from 23-27 October 2019 with some kind of activities.