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Food Festival at Kuta Carnival 2009
Monday, 28 Sep, 2009 – 17:05 | No Comment
Food Festival at Kuta Carnival 2009

The last two days of Kuta Carnival were marked with a culinary festival that catered more than 30,000 visitors. Dozens of noted restaurants and cafes located around the Kuta region, such as Queen Tandoor, Papas …

Kundalini Workshop with Aryuga – Sobha Kaur*
Friday, 25 Sep, 2009 – 14:39 | 4 Comments
Kundalini Workshop with Aryuga – Sobha Kaur*

Kundalini Workshop
September, Saturday 26 & Sunday 27
10:00 am – 1 pm at the Yoga Barn
Kundalini Yoga Is The Yoga Of Awareness

The purpose of this workshop is to introduce the person to Kundalini Yoga, experimenting in …

‘Puputan Badung’ – The Suicidal Demise of a Kingdom
Sunday, 20 Sep, 2009 – 7:00 | 2 Comments
‘Puputan Badung’ – The Suicidal Demise of a Kingdom

On 20th September 2006, the island of Bali will celebrate the 100th anniversary of a tragic event with great historical significance. This date commemorates the bloody suicidal battle led by the King of Denpasar …

Kuta Karnival returns
Friday, 18 Sep, 2009 – 12:58 | No Comment
Kuta Karnival returns

Kuta Karnival returns
from 19 until 27 September 2009

Om Swastiastu

The communities of Kuta, Legian dan Seminyak especially, and Bali and Indonesia in general, work hand in hand together once again to show care and …

Joged Bumbung: A Dance for Joyful Ocassion
Saturday, 5 Sep, 2009 – 16:42 | No Comment
Joged Bumbung: A Dance for Joyful Ocassion

In Bali, joyful atmosphere in a ceremony is often be built by a joged Bumbung (joged bungbung). The name joged bungbung is derived from the word joged that means “dance” – joged bungbung dancer is …

Heart Of Rock N Roll Auction Featuring Kelly Slater “Feel Your Boobies” signed surfboard
Saturday, 29 Aug, 2009 – 14:02 | No Comment
Heart Of Rock N Roll Auction Featuring Kelly Slater “Feel Your Boobies” signed surfboard

Pinktober 2009, Hard Rock’s signature Breast Cancer Awareness program, embarks on its 1oth consecutive year of raising awareness and funds for breast cancer charities around the globe. As part of this Initiative, Hard Rock Hotel …

Bali to host 4th Sanur village festival in August
Wednesday, 12 Aug, 2009 – 6:12 | No Comment
Bali to host 4th Sanur village festival in August

Bali will host the fourth Sanur Village Festival from the 12-16 August, with this year’s theme revolving around all things *marine’.
As in past years, the festival will include exhibitions, performances, an array of foods and …

Retrospective – I NYOMAN MANDRA – Kamasan
Monday, 3 Aug, 2009 – 6:55 | No Comment
Retrospective – I NYOMAN MANDRA – Kamasan

Dear Friends
We cordially invite you to the opening of the Retrospective:

retrospective – I NYOMAN MANDRA – kamasan On Friday August 7th, 2009, 6.30 pm

at Griya Santrian Gallery
Jl Tamblingan 47, Sanur – Denpasar
The …

The Opening of International Conference and Festival Identity of North Balinese Culture
Thursday, 30 Jul, 2009 – 17:30 | One Comment
The Opening of International Conference and Festival  Identity of North Balinese Culture

Prof. DR. I Gde Pitana, M.Si. as the representative of Indonesian Minister of Culture and Tourism opened The International Conference and Festival Identity of North Balinese Culture. The opening ceremony of International Conference and Festival …

INDONESIAN TEXTILES AS ART & MADE WIANTA’S BALI MAP
Monday, 13 Jul, 2009 – 16:20 | No Comment
INDONESIAN TEXTILES AS ART & MADE WIANTA’S BALI MAP

While the presence of Indonesian textiles in the collections of ethnography and natural history museums around the world will come as no surprise, their appearance in prestigious fine art museums, leads to the question of …

Bali Conference and Festival “North Balinese Culture”
Friday, 3 Jul, 2009 – 5:28 | No Comment
Bali Conference and Festival “North Balinese Culture”

A « different » Bali
Conference and Festival « North Balinese Culture »
July 30th – August 2nd
Singaraja, Bali
www.northbali.org
The town of Singaraja, sitting on the north coast of Bali, will host the conference and festival « North …

Your Opening Dose of Beauty: Bali Art Festival 2009 Part 2
Tuesday, 23 Jun, 2009 – 13:58 | No Comment
Your Opening Dose of Beauty: Bali Art Festival 2009 Part 2

Denpasar, Bali (ANTARA News – The Bali Art Festival (PKB) will feature at least 180 art shows during the time it is held from June 13 through July 12, a spokesman said.
Around 14,000 artists representing …

Indonesia tourist arrivals on the rise
Tuesday, 16 Jun, 2009 – 15:02 | No Comment
Indonesia tourist arrivals on the rise

Indonesia recorded a 1.35% increase in the number of foreign tourist arrivals between January and April of this year, state news agency Antara has reported.
According to data from the country’s Tourism and Culture Ministry, …

Your Opening Dose of Beauty: Bali Art Festival 2009 Part 1
Monday, 15 Jun, 2009 – 14:02 | No Comment
Your Opening Dose of Beauty: Bali Art Festival 2009 Part 1

As part of his tight campaign schedule, President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono is scheduled to open the annual Bali Arts Festival in Denpasar on June 13, 2009.
The month-long festival will feature 180 art performances from 12 …

Launching of Kerthagosa Restoration
Sunday, 31 May, 2009 – 16:43 | No Comment
Launching of Kerthagosa Restoration

The Embassy of Italy is proud to announce that in the evening of Saturday, May 30th, 2009, the Embassy of Italy – with the support of the Bupati of Klungkung, the Italian Institute of Culture, …

Enjoy Antique Semar Pagulingan Music this Full Moon
Thursday, 9 Apr, 2009 – 14:05 | One Comment
Enjoy Antique Semar Pagulingan Music this Full Moon

In Bali, full moon is an important event—an occasion to be celebrated, a time to rejoice and making beautiful offerings to the gods. On the tenth full moon, hundreds of temples celebrate their seven-monthly temple …

Another new arrival at the Elephant Safari Park, Taro-Bali
Thursday, 9 Apr, 2009 – 13:22 | No Comment
Another new arrival at the Elephant Safari Park, Taro-Bali

For the second time in 2 weeks another new baby elephant was successfully born at the Elephant Safari Park in Taro, Bali. He has been named Ganteng, which in Bali and Indonesian means …

The Grand Bhatara Turun Kabeh Ceremony
Friday, 3 Apr, 2009 – 10:01 | 2 Comments
The Grand Bhatara Turun Kabeh Ceremony

Thursday (4/9/09) which concurs with the full moon of the tenth month (Kadasa) of Balinese Caka calendar, the Grand Bhatara Turun Kabeh Ceremony (gods descend all together) will be held in Besakih, the mother temple …

Rare Balinese Court Music Showcased in Singapore!
Sunday, 29 Mar, 2009 – 5:08 | 2 Comments
Rare Balinese Court Music Showcased in Singapore!

Bali, some time in the 1700s—it’s evening and shadows flicker in the dim light of oil lamps hanging from the pavilions that enshroud a courtyard dotted with manicured shrubs, statues and caged birds. Most of …

The Peak of Grand Panca Bali Krama Ceremony
Saturday, 28 Mar, 2009 – 20:31 | One Comment
The Peak of Grand Panca Bali Krama Ceremony

On Wednesday (25/3/09) the peak of grand Panca Bali Krama ceremony was conducted on Bencingah (meeting sqaure) of Besakih Temple. The ceremony was conducted on the enclosed holy venue in the middle of the bancingah …

Selamat Hari Raya Nyepi….happy New Year in Bali
Thursday, 26 Mar, 2009 – 0:00 | 4 Comments
Selamat Hari Raya Nyepi….happy New Year in Bali

March 26, 2009
Selamat Hari Raya Nyepi….happy New Year in Bali. What a wonderful way to bring in a new year. The new year in Bali is celebrated with 24 hours of total silence. …

Penjor
Tuesday, 17 Mar, 2009 – 0:52 | No Comment
Penjor

What will you see when you visit Bali during Galungan and Kuningan period? I believe your answer will be Penjor (eight-meter-high bamboo poles festooned with bamboo decorations which are put over roadways or pathways during …

Hard Rock Hotel Bali received the 2008 Tax Award for the Best Tax Payer for 4 Star Hotels in Badung Regency
Monday, 9 Mar, 2009 – 15:31 | No Comment
Hard Rock Hotel Bali received the 2008 Tax Award for the Best Tax Payer for 4 Star Hotels in Badung Regency

Hard Rock Hotel Bali received the 2008 Tax Award for the Best Tax Payer for 4 Star Hotels in Badung Regency
Hard Rock Hotel Bali was honored by the DISPENDA Badung Regency on Monday, 2 March …

Music For Sri Tanjung : The Scent of Innocence Tactics of Innovation
Thursday, 5 Mar, 2009 – 10:33 | 3 Comments
Music For Sri Tanjung : The Scent of Innocence Tactics of Innovation

Essentially, music, or sound is untamed energy which is open to interpretation. However, through the formation of man’s culture and civilization, music has been given meaning, symbol, usage or function within the context of man’s …

The Story of Sri Tanjung Within The Performing Arts of Bali
Thursday, 5 Mar, 2009 – 10:23 | 2 Comments
The Story of Sri Tanjung Within The Performing Arts of Bali

In Bali, the arts have a major role in the teaching of moralistic and spiritual values. The arts are one of the three elements that guide us in reaching enlightenment. From a young age, the …

Sri Tanjung : Audience’s Guide
Thursday, 5 Mar, 2009 – 10:17 | One Comment
Sri Tanjung : Audience’s Guide

Opening Music
To begin the performance, we present a small musical composition created by adopting characteristics of the music performed on the gamelan slonding.
Scene 1
Nakula’s son Sida Paksa meditates in the forest.

The scene is accompanied by …

Sri Tanjung : The Women Who Purifies The World
Thursday, 5 Mar, 2009 – 10:10 | No Comment
Sri Tanjung : The Women Who Purifies The World

Almost every one of us desires holiness. It is like a lamp shining in the darkness of the night that guides our footsteps from going astray, so that we keep on the right path. Holiness …

Sri Tanjung : About Sri Tanjung
Thursday, 5 Mar, 2009 – 9:49 | 3 Comments
Sri Tanjung : About Sri Tanjung

The first traces of the story of a young woman named Sri Tanjung are found on stone reliefs at various archaeological sites around East Java which date to the Majapahit period. These are the Candi …

Sri Tanjung : Mulat Sarira as The Basic Concept
Thursday, 5 Mar, 2009 – 9:44 | One Comment
Sri Tanjung : Mulat Sarira as The Basic Concept

In facing the changes which continue to take place, we need to understand more deeply about the essence of our culture. This essence as the central idea will always influence the process of creativity which …

Sri Tanjung : Looking for Taksu Inbetween Tradition and Modernity
Thursday, 5 Mar, 2009 – 9:32 | No Comment
Sri Tanjung : Looking for Taksu Inbetween Tradition and Modernity

When we come face to face with a work of art, we often find ourselves in between tradition and modernity, two aspects which at first sight seems contrastive, although it is not so. Those who …

Sri Tanjung : Welcome Mayor of Denpasar
Wednesday, 4 Mar, 2009 – 18:48 | One Comment
Sri Tanjung : Welcome Mayor of Denpasar

WELCOME
The activities of the Arti Foundation, with its creative process based on the understanding of the essence of Balinese culture, to be reinterpreted and adapted in order to influence and strengthen the tradition of Bali, …

Sri Tanjung : Welcome
Wednesday, 4 Mar, 2009 – 18:43 | 4 Comments
Sri Tanjung : Welcome

Just days after leaving the Constitutional Court office, where I served as the court’s Justice for five years, I suddenly found myself involved in an ambiance that I had left years ago: the world of …

Sri Tanjung: The Scent of Innocence was Finally Staged
Saturday, 28 Feb, 2009 – 14:56 | 2 Comments
Sri Tanjung: The Scent of Innocence was Finally Staged

Sri Tanjung: The Scent of Innocence, the newly-created contemporary dance-drama was staged last night at Ksirarnawa building, Art Centre, Jl. Nusa Indah, Denpasar by dancers from Arti Foundation. This contemporary dance-drama was created by Gusti …

No Cremation Ceremony is Allowed
Monday, 16 Feb, 2009 – 14:39 | One Comment
No Cremation Ceremony is Allowed

The of grand ceremony Panca Bali Krama which is held once every ten years will be held on March 25, 2009. This grand ceremony will be conducted in Bali’s Mother Temple, Besakih Temple, in Karangasem …

Nico Vrielink And the Gekko was there too…
Wednesday, 4 Feb, 2009 – 14:07 | No Comment
Nico Vrielink  And the Gekko was there too…

Nico Vrielink is an esteemed painter born in 1958 in Reusel in the south part of the Netherlands. He was educated at an Academie of Art in Belgium to become a teacher. But teaching wasn’t …

Sri Tanjung : The Scent of Innocence
Sunday, 1 Feb, 2009 – 6:57 | One Comment
Sri Tanjung : The Scent of Innocence

My time has come,
If my blood is fragrant, it is proof that I am innocent.
These were the words of a young woman named Sri Tanjung before she was stabbed to death by her jealous …

AND THE GECKO WAS HERE TOO – A NICO VRIELINK EXHIBITION (simultaneously in three venues!)
Thursday, 15 Jan, 2009 – 12:17 | No Comment
AND THE GECKO WAS HERE TOO – A NICO VRIELINK EXHIBITION (simultaneously in three venues!)

Nico Vrielink is an esteemed painter born in 1958 in Reusel in the south part of the Netherlands. He was educated at an Academie of Art in Belgium to become a teacher. But teaching wasn’t …

Gajah Mada Town Festival
Wednesday, 31 Dec, 2008 – 9:43 | No Comment
Gajah Mada Town Festival

Recalling good memories of the past sometimes needs to be done. And Denpasar Municipality is presenting Denpasar community’s memory back through Gajah Mada Town Festival. Ten years ago, people of Denpasar crowded Gajah Mada …

Tenganan’s Neighboring Villages
Tuesday, 25 Nov, 2008 – 18:43 | One Comment
Tenganan’s Neighboring Villages

The village of Tenganan in Karangsem regency is indisputably the village with most preserved culture and nature in Bali. It’s popularity as been spread all over the globe but only visitors know the beauty of …

Keeping Balinese Language Alive
Monday, 24 Nov, 2008 – 16:47 | No Comment
Keeping Balinese Language Alive

The revival which is experienced by Balinese language in recent year is still considered not enough to fight degeneration of the popularity of Balinese language. Many Balinese agree that more and more Balinese using less …