at a map of Bali it is impossible to miss the enormous blue lake in thenortheastern
section of the island Although not as geographically or spiritually prominent
as the mighty Mt. Agung, the giant lake inside the caldera of Batur is
the most often visited inland feature of Bali, aside from the art-center
|HE PAID TOO
This is a true story. Happened on July 12 1999. A thief
was caught in act stealing soap and polish by a supermarket attendant in
Bintang supermarket, Seminyak, Kuta.
day in Bali is already around the corner. This year it felt on the 18th
No going out, No noise and light or fire are allowed.
That's in contrast with one day before 'Nyepi' which is called 'Ngerupuk'.
During Ngerupuk, Balinese uses fires and a lot of noise to chase away gosts!
Why 'Nyepi' the next day??
Balinese Hindu must have a ritual ceremony called mepandes or metatah in
their youth period. The procedure of this ceremony is dulling someone’s
canine teeth before marriage, but for girls, after the first menstruation.
Why is metatah is so important for Balinese people?
In a Zodiac
The Captain Zodiac company has come to Bali with a totally
unique way to explore the many attractions that the beautiful waters surrounding
Bali and her sister Island of Nusa Penida and Nusa Lembongan have on offer.
Galungan and Kuningan
According to the Balinese Calendar, the ten days between
Wednesday of Dunggulan, the 11th week, and Saturday of Kuningan, the 12th
week, are period called galungan starting on the day Galungan and ending
on the day Kuningan. During this period the most important regular religious
celebration is held. This month, June 1999, Galungan is on the 9th June
and Kuningan comes 10 days later, the 19th June.
THE MAGNIFICIENT CELEBRATION
as Indonesia, Spain has a lot of attractive culture. They are mostly unique
and funny with a traditional way to expressed their feeling
about everything. Check later on the pages and you`ll be impress !
Balinese people believe Calon Arang is the queen of leyaks (Balinese Witches).
She is believed present her figure as a monstrous old woman. Her naked
white body striped with black. Rings of black fur circled her long, hanging
breast. Her face is horrible with long tongue hung out.The Kawi by R. Ng.
Poerbatjaraka, Calon Arang has its own version of this blood-thirsty character.
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