Men Brayut, a symbol of the motherland

The story of Men Brayut tells of the extraordinary strength of character of a Balinese woman by this name. This story has become part of Balinese folklore and is often told as a bedtime story. It is a symbolic tale of how strong Balinese women are in carrying out the tasks of their daily lives. […]

The War of Rattan (Gebug Ende)

Various unique and interesting traditions can be found in Karangasem – Bali. One of them is a tradition characterized by vivacious heroism remaining to exist in the community until these days. The home of ‘War of Rattan’ or  “Gebug Ende” is situated at Seraya Village, the eastern tip of Bali (Karangasem regency). This eastern tip is […]

Amazing of Nyepi Day in Bali

Nyepi is the “Bali’s Day of Silence” in the Balinese “Saka” calendar commemorating the start of the Hindu New Year. It falls at the time of the new moon in the months of March or April each year; and this year 2015 is the 21th of March. Nyepi is a day of complete silence: Balinese […]