Categories
Culture Sightseeing

Priests & Priestesses 1

Upacara Agama (Balinese Religious Ceremony) Balinese ceremonies (Upacara) in some shape or form are held every day on the Island of the Gods. Major ceremonies like the one these men are going to occur almost every week. You are guaranteed to see an upacara if you stay for a few days in Bali. This is […]

Categories
Culture Photography

Selamat Pulang – Final Resting Place

Selamat Pulang is a fond way of saying a final goodbye to the recently departed. In Bali, the remains of the deceased are placed in a large (sometimes up to 15-20 metres tall as pictured here) black ox sarcophagus or lembu. The lembu will be carried to the final resting place (Pura Dalem — sea […]