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Tumpek Kandang
Saturday, 26 Feb, 2011 – 5:47 | One Comment
Tumpek Kandang

Yet another religious occasion will be celebrated on Saturday February 26, 2011 in accordance to the Balinese calendar. This day is known as Tumpek Kandang or Tumpel Uye and offerings are made to honour animals, …

Your Special Dose of Beauty: Series of Rejang Asak Beauties
Tuesday, 28 Dec, 2010 – 13:41 | No Comment
Your Special Dose of Beauty: Series of Rejang Asak Beauties

Rejang dance is conducted in slow procession style, the dancers move with extreme grace and delicacy. It is a dignified and elegant affair. Compare to other Balinese dances, rejang is the most dream-like dance, surpassing …

Happy 1st anniversary to all BALI Photography GUIDErs
Tuesday, 9 Nov, 2010 – 9:18 | No Comment
Happy 1st anniversary to all BALI Photography GUIDErs

Dear Members and Fans,
Happy 1st anniversary to all BALI Photography GUIDErs.

Within just one beautiful year, we have been accomplishing quite significant progress. We believe that it is the power of “us” that help us to …

BALI Photography GUIDE
Tuesday, 5 Oct, 2010 – 17:27 | One Comment
BALI Photography GUIDE

Dear Members and Fans,
Thanks for your continous support for Bali Photography  Guide (BPG). We are existing because of your votes. Here are TOP THREE and best pictures of the month from each catagory:
TOP THREE PICTURE:
[BEST …

On Villa Design in Bali
Monday, 6 Sep, 2010 – 7:15 | 4 Comments
On Villa Design in Bali

Driving through the tourism areas of Bali, you can hardly miss to spot hundreds of villas that have established over the last decade. Take a look on these villas especially their designs while you are …

Face Landscape
Wednesday, 23 Jun, 2010 – 12:40 | One Comment
Face Landscape

Month of June and July in Bali was filled with exhibitions and art festivals. One of them is very interesting exhibition of photographs taken by IB Putra Adnyana (Gustra) entitled ‘Face Landscape’

Bulantrisna Djelantik

Blue Moon Villas
Friday, 21 May, 2010 – 5:33 | 3 Comments
Blue Moon Villas

Blue Moon Villas is located in Amed. Amed is approximately 3 hours drive from Ngurah Rai International Airport and the southern resorts of Kuta and Nusa Dua. The Amed area is a series of small …

The Nikko Bali Resort and Spa Completes The Final Phase of Facility Upgrades
Saturday, 10 Apr, 2010 – 4:01 | Comments Off on The Nikko Bali Resort and Spa Completes The Final Phase of Facility Upgrades
The Nikko Bali Resort and Spa Completes The Final Phase of Facility Upgrades

Nikko Bali Resort & Spa has completed the final phase in facility upgrades that started last decade, as part of the resort’s strategic repositioning.

Omed-omedan: A Unique Ritual Part 1
Thursday, 18 Mar, 2010 – 6:06 | 4 Comments
Omed-omedan: A Unique Ritual Part 1

So many people, young and old, men and women, natives and foreigners came in flocks to see a unique ritual in Banjar Kaja, Sesetan village, South Denpasar, a day after Nyepi. The old men from …

Blue Point Bay Villas’ Chappel, Uluwatu – Bali
Tuesday, 16 Feb, 2010 – 5:55 | No Comment
Blue Point Bay Villas’ Chappel, Uluwatu – Bali

Blue Point Bay Villas & Spa is situated at Uluwatu – Bali, on top of the cliff, on the extreme southern shore of Bali. The Blue Point Bay Villas & Spa romantic idea resolved in …

Puri Taman Sari
Saturday, 6 Feb, 2010 – 11:30 | No Comment
Puri Taman Sari

Puri Taman Sari offers you an unforgettable wonderful experience of living inside a traditional royal Balinese house compound with authentic Balinese architecture and nuance. Puri Taman Sari is designed and built based on Balinese ancient …

New face for a familiar place…Puri Saraswati Bungalows
Thursday, 17 Dec, 2009 – 8:05 | No Comment
New face for a familiar place…Puri Saraswati Bungalows

Puri Saraswati Bungalows has recently completed its new lobby. It is elegantly constructed of white Palimanan stone and beautiful carving on the pillars. The lobby is welcoming to guests and has a warm and friendly …

Bali Photography: Balinese Women
Friday, 4 Dec, 2009 – 4:43 | 7 Comments
Bali Photography: Balinese Women

Bali was brought to the attention of the Western world through photography. Krause’s provocative black and white shots of maidens and lads bathing, topless women going about their daily business and posed half naked women …

A day to remember at Uma Ubud
Thursday, 29 Oct, 2009 – 4:27 | 3 Comments
A day to remember at Uma Ubud

Uma Ubud can arrange a legal marriage, commitment ceremony or simple, traditional Balinese blessing. We frequently use our intimate meditation bale. This has some of Bali’s most soul-stirring views – of the Tjampuhan Valley and …

Amazing Wedding at Karma Kandara
Friday, 16 Oct, 2009 – 6:19 | 2 Comments
Amazing Wedding at Karma Kandara

Karma Kandara Resort offers some of the most romantic settings imaginable in which to share your wedding nuptials on the island of Bali. There is Karma Kandara’s private beach club, Nammos, set on a crescent …

Good Death from Balinese Point of View
Thursday, 8 Oct, 2009 – 16:24 | No Comment
Good Death from Balinese Point of View

Every culture on the face of the globe has its own view on death, and sometimes it even goes further to define what kind of death that can be called a good death; the manner …

Villa Mary
Monday, 7 Sep, 2009 – 5:08 | No Comment
Villa Mary

“Wow, it’s huge” is the first impression Villa Mary gives to you. Established on 3270 square meter of secluded beach of Pererenan village, just 25 minutes drive from Seminyak area. With its wide rice field …

A Balinese Folktale: Tiger and Firewood Collector
Monday, 31 Aug, 2009 – 5:00 | No Comment
A Balinese Folktale: Tiger and Firewood Collector

Once upon a time, a tiger lived in Kadamba forest. All animal were afraid of him since he did not just prey on week animal such as deer, goat or hare but also strong animal …

Genjek: Jokes in a Song
Tuesday, 18 Aug, 2009 – 7:11 | One Comment
Genjek: Jokes in a Song

One of many social art performances that are originated from Buleleng is Genjek. The word “genjek “is derived from the word “gonjak” means joke. It was born as a kill-time activity; it started through talking …

Presentation of the Exhibition Bali Kuno
Wednesday, 5 Aug, 2009 – 15:06 | One Comment
Presentation of the Exhibition Bali Kuno

A celebration of a by gone era…
It is through the very development of photography that images of Bali were divulgated all around the world, evoking the foreign conception of this island as an idyllic land. …

The Longhouse
Wednesday, 5 Aug, 2009 – 6:01 | 4 Comments
The Longhouse

Sunrise casts a warm glow over the Longhouse as Bali’s purple hued mountains float above sparkling water forming the Longhouse’s spectacular morning view. Sitting on comfy sofas under the high vaulted traditional thatched alang …

Food for the future, Organic farming takes root in post-bomb Bali
Wednesday, 1 Jul, 2009 – 6:59 | 12 Comments
Food for the future, Organic farming takes root in post-bomb Bali

Food for the future, Organic farming takes root in post-bomb Bali
Graeme MacRae

In the 1990s, the tourism industry in Bali boomed. Many Balinese became rich during this period. But farmers, the traditional upholders of the Balinese …

The Sahita Private Wedding
Monday, 29 Jun, 2009 – 6:00 | 5 Comments
The Sahita Private Wedding

The sheer size of The Sahita lends itself to the concept of private parties, events and weddings. There are several inspiring spaces around the property and its extensive grounds to host a memorable …

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, …

Usaba Sambah; Mekare kare, Tenganan Pegringsingan
Friday, 12 Jun, 2009 – 8:09 | No Comment
Usaba Sambah; Mekare kare, Tenganan Pegringsingan

Symbolic Mekare kare (duel between two young men, who is respective armed with two pieces of thorny pandanous leaves on the right hand and an armour made of plaited rattan on the left), held at …

Villa Semarapura
Monday, 8 Jun, 2009 – 17:07 | No Comment
Villa Semarapura

Situated on secluded location between Canggu and Tanah Lot, near Cemagi Beach, overlooking picturesque panorama of volcanoes in the distance and rustic sea temple (Pura Bata Ngandang) which is situated on dramatic coastline with stunning …

Tumpek Kandang : Balinese Animal Day
Saturday, 6 Jun, 2009 – 13:00 | 2 Comments
Tumpek Kandang : Balinese Animal Day

Today, Saturday, o6/06/2009, Balinese celebrate the “Tumpek Kandang” holiday. This holiday is dedicated to Sang Hyang Rare Angon, the god of all cattle and livestock. On this day Balinese show their appreciation and thankfulness …

The First International Conference and Festival on the ‘Cultural Identity of Buleleng’
Monday, 1 Jun, 2009 – 17:38 | No Comment
The First International Conference and Festival on the ‘Cultural Identity of Buleleng’

The First International Conference and Festival on the ‘Cultural Identity of Buleleng’ will be held from July 30 until 2 August, 2009 at The Bali Taman Hotel, Lovina Beach. Its aim is to (re-)discover the …

Requesting for a Child
Thursday, 28 May, 2009 – 21:34 | No Comment
Requesting for a Child

For Balinese couple having a child is essential and should be done as soon as possible since the child will take all parents’ socio-religious responsibilities when he / she gets married. Most Balinese couple who …

Balinese Wedding at Puri Taman Sari
Thursday, 28 May, 2009 – 9:15 | 6 Comments
Balinese Wedding at Puri Taman Sari

Why not married, renew your vow or wedding all over again the most exotic paradise island of Bali? We are pleased to create your dream wedding in our tropical wedding pavilion or outdoor wedding, with …

Siat Sampian (Part 1)
Thursday, 21 May, 2009 – 15:14 | No Comment
Siat Sampian (Part 1)

‘Siat sampian’ or sampian war is one of the oldest Balinese Hindus’ sacred tradition that is performed annually at Samuan Tiga temple in Gianyar. In this war, dozens of premas – or women – worshippers …

Puri Taman Sari
Saturday, 16 May, 2009 – 9:18 | No Comment
Puri Taman Sari

Puri Taman Sari offers you an unforgettable wonderful experience of living inside a traditional royal Balinese house compound with authentic Balinese architecture and nuance. Puri Taman Sari is designed and built based on Balinese ancient …

Who is Going to be Invited?
Thursday, 14 May, 2009 – 17:25 | No Comment
Who is Going to be Invited?

Having a wedding ceremony which is attended only by family and few friends is almost impossible for Balinese. In Balinese society, wedding ceremony is not a ceremony that can be managed solely by the …

A Balinese Folktale: The Grateful Crab
Tuesday, 12 May, 2009 – 16:40 | No Comment
A Balinese Folktale: The Grateful Crab

Once upon a time, there was a sage who traveled from one forest to another. He was so kind and wise, never hurt any creatures and has profound religious knowledge.One day he traveled to Mount …

The Importance of Ulun Danu Batur Temple
Monday, 11 May, 2009 – 18:13 | No Comment
The Importance of Ulun Danu Batur Temple

Ulun Danu Batur Temple or Temple of Crater Lake holds special place in Balinese socio-religious like no other temple in Bali. This temple is the core of the all water temples in Central …

Amed: An Idyllic Destination
Saturday, 9 May, 2009 – 18:07 | No Comment
Amed: An Idyllic Destination

Early in the morning, just before sunrise at Amed, hundreds of jukung outriggers set their sail and begin their fishing journey. To me it seems that they are racing to be the first one to …

Determining an Auspicious Time for Ceremony
Friday, 8 May, 2009 – 19:11 | No Comment
Determining an Auspicious Time for Ceremony

For Balinese, determining an auspicious time for holding a ceremony is an important phase in preparation of ceremony. No Balinese in his right mind will hold a ceremony without consulting specialist for finding auspicious …

Villa Melissa
Tuesday, 5 May, 2009 – 9:43 | No Comment
Villa Melissa

Standing on a premium location at Pererenan beach strip, newly founded and Bali’s fastest growing tourism area, Villa Melissa gives a sense of tranquility and peacefulness with its secluded location yet provides proximity to Seminyak …

TOM FREUND & ROCKY DAWUNI SWAY IN PARADISE
Saturday, 2 May, 2009 – 14:07 | No Comment
TOM FREUND & ROCKY DAWUNI SWAY IN PARADISE

Hard Rock Hotel Bali, The Leading Entertainment Hotel in Bali is proud to host Tom Freund and Rocky Dawuni from 24th – 26th of April 2009.
Hailed as “Ghana’s Bob Marley”, Rocky Dawuni burst on …

Nikko Bali Resort & Spa : Ultimate Romance in Seventh Heaven
Saturday, 2 May, 2009 – 10:34 | One Comment
Nikko Bali Resort & Spa : Ultimate Romance in Seventh Heaven

Whenever you choose honeymoon destinations, most often you would consider their beauty, warmth, exoticism, splendor, loveliness, charm, exquisiteness and attractiveness. Bali as one of the most acclaimed honeymoon destinations in the world offers more than …