Bali Temple Ceremony

besakih temple, bali hindu temple

Bali called The Island of Thousands Temples. Everywhere you go you will see a temple. The dedication or inauguration day of the temple is considered its birthday and the celebration always takes place on the same day if the, Wuku or 210 day calendar is used, a new moon system is used for calculation, then the celebration is always held on a new moon or full moon. The day of course can differ.

Simple guidance when attending a Temple Ceremony: Always wear a sarong and sash, do not walk in front of people when they are praying, do not use flash or point your camera at the priests face, never sit higher than the priest, the offerings and/or people praying, during cremation ceremonies, do not get in the way of attendees, howerver perfect that photographic moment might be and women are not allowed to enter temples during their menstruation.

    Bali Temple Ceremony 2012

  • Temple Ceremony in December 2012

    Bali Calendar of Event December 2012
    Rainan or holy day on December 2012 : Kajeng Kliwon Uwudan, Buda Kliwon Ugu, Tilem sasih kenam, Tumpek Wayang and Kajeng Kliwon enyitan, Buda Cemeng Klawu, Purnama Sasih kepitu, Bhatara Shri day.
  • Temple Ceremony in November 2012

    Bali Calendar of Event November 2012
    Based on Caka calendar, no big holiday in November 2012. Some rainan sunch us: Buda Kliwon Matal and Kajeng Kliwon Uwudan, Tilem sasih Kelima, Tumpek Kandang, Buda Cemeng Menail, Kajeng Kliwon Enyitan, Bhatara Shri day, Anggara Kasih Prangbakat and Purnama sasih kenam.
  • Temple Ceremony in October 2012

    Bali Calendar of Event October 2012
    In Caka Calendar, there are some Rainan on October 2012 sunch us: Buda Kliwon Pahang, Kajeng Kliwon Uwudan, Tumpek Krulut, Tilem Sasih Kapat, Buda Cemeng Merakih, Bhatari Shri day, Kajeng Kliwon Enyitan and Anggar Kasih Tambir, purnama sasih kalima (full moon), Anggara Paing Medangkungan.
  • Temple Ceremony in September 2012

    Bali Calendar of Event September 2012
    Complete information for Odalan in Bali, temples ceremonies and calendar of event for September 2012