Posts Tagged 'culture'

Balinese Tooth Filing Ceremony

Culture is something that defines a people’s behavior, beliefs and social, ethnic or age group character traits. During the age before society’s fully embraced development and modernity, observation of cultural practices and beliefs was inevitable to all within a specified society. In this modern age however, these cultural practices have been done away with, but there are a few that still remain and attract the attention of many. The Balinese tooth filing ceremony is one of them.

Who are the Balinese?

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What A Holiday To The Bali Island Has To Offer You

What A Holiday To The Bali Island Has To Offer You

If you are planning to take your vacation in one of the best tourist destinations with tropical beaches such as the island of Bali then you are going to enjoy the island of paradise on earth enjoying a tropical breeze on some of the exotic beaches in the world. Among the 17.500 islands in Indonesia the island of Bali is considered as one of the top 5 best island in the world by Travel Magazine. The perimeter of the island ...

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Balinese Culture Temples Caste Banjar Bali Naming Galungan

Temples

Bali is an island that has more than 10,000 temples and is densely inhabited. The Balinese are known to be very spiritual, and they have a belief that good spirits reside in the mountains, while evil spirits reside in the seas. For that reason, the majority of villages in Bali have 3 fundamental temples. One of the temples is Pura Puseh or Puseh Temple facing to Mount Agung which is dedicated to the founders of the village. You may find ...

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