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Semar Pegulingan Course in London
Monday, 5 Jun, 2006 – 11:49 | No Comment
Semar Pegulingan Course in London

SOAS (School of Oriental and African Studies, U. of London) and three partners are once again offering around two dozen short summer courses in the performance of a variety of “world musics”.
The SOAS offerings are, …

Prehistoric Bali
Wednesday, 10 May, 2006 – 14:25 | No Comment
Prehistoric Bali

The first wave of visitors hit the beaches of Bali around three to four thousand years ago. These seafaring Austronesians made their way through the islands of Southeast Asia and the Pacific, eventually landing on …

Penjor
Wednesday, 3 May, 2006 – 7:12 | No Comment
Penjor

It is about eight-meter-high bamboo poles, festooned with bamboo decorations, which arch over roadways or pathways during Galungan or other important occasions. Whenever you see this fertility symbol, it means there’s some sort of celebration …

Balinese Arts, from Homage to Performance
Tuesday, 25 Apr, 2006 – 12:26 | No Comment
Balinese Arts, from Homage to Performance

It is often said by the specialists of the arts that the arts in Bali are most often created as homage to the great creator, and characterized with the feeling of high devotion towards …

Balinese Culture, Reading The Message From Nature
Thursday, 13 Apr, 2006 – 13:43 | No Comment
Balinese Culture, Reading The Message From Nature

Balinese culture is always interacting with the surrounding environment. Their way of thinking, in order to fulfill the necessities ofthe physical and spiritual aspects of life, is based on the integration of intuitive intellect with …

Bamboo in Bali
Tuesday, 11 Apr, 2006 – 16:32 | 2 Comments
Bamboo in Bali

Bamboo is a tree-sized grass that is the fastest growing plant on earth. Some species have a growth rate of up to 1-metre a month and can be harvested every 3 to 5 years. Although …

Arie Smit, A Living Legend
Monday, 27 Mar, 2006 – 11:43 | 2 Comments
Arie Smit, A Living Legend

Arie Smit was born in Zaandam in the the Netherlands on April 15, 1916 and was christened Adrianus Wilhelmus Smit. He first arrived in Batavia (Jakarta) in 1938. Drafted by the army he was set …

Rijasa Agung Resort & Villas, Ubud Bali
Tuesday, 28 Feb, 2006 – 18:06 | No Comment
Rijasa Agung Resort & Villas, Ubud Bali

Nestled in a breathtaking rural setting of Ubud Rijasa Agung Resort & Villas commands an enchanting view of Bali’s famous Ayung River just 100 meters below with Mount Batukaru shimmering in clouds as the backdrop …

People of Bali
Saturday, 25 Feb, 2006 – 10:31 | No Comment
People of Bali

As a community, the people of Bali are tied to the social and cultural aspects of life by what they call the Tri Hita Karana, which proclaims one’s duty to live a spiritual life as …

The Daily Life of The Balinese
Monday, 20 Feb, 2006 – 15:49 | No Comment
The Daily Life of The Balinese

The balinese, especially those who follow the Hindu religion, are a unique people. There uniqueness is event more apparent when it is adapted to the lifestyle of the third millennium. As a krama, or as …

All Seasons Legian Bali
Wednesday, 23 Nov, 2005 – 10:40 | 2 Comments
All Seasons Legian Bali

All Seasons Legian Bali is centrally located in this popular resort area, within easy walk to markets, shops, restaurants and Legians famous beach. The hotel features quality fittings in a contemporary design. There are 84 …