Sanggah Rong 3, Rong 2, dan Padma

QUESTION:

  1. Saya ingin informasi mengenai sanggah rong 3, rong 2, dan padma. Kalau saya mendirikan sanggah taksu apakah rong 2 atau 1?
  2. Apakah di sanggah harus didirikan pengrurah?
  3. Patung Ganesa, di mana bisa saya letakkan; di pemerajan, di   penunggu karang, atau di depan rumah? Read more » Sanggah Rong 3, Rong 2, dan Padma

Singaraja

The original capital of Bali, Singaraja is right on the sea, and its harbour has been key to local development. A bustling center of local commerce, its people are noisy, open, and friendly, and reflect their local climate. Read more » Singaraja

Makepung (Buffalo Races)

The Mekepung was originally held as part of the harvest festivities. The carts and buffaloes were, until quite recently, still used for transportation. The Mekepung consists of a race between two carts pulled by water buffaloes. The colorfully decorated animals race on a two-kilometer course. Read more » Makepung (Buffalo Races)

Stop Selling Land For Rituals

Bali is living culture rich in traditional and religious ceremonies. Everyday, the island is enriched with colorful and glittering rituals from temple anniversaries to wedding and death rituals; all become attractive for tourist consumption. But to carry out a ceremony, is indeed a complex business.

To hold a cremation for dead family members, especially those coming from wealthy and noble clans, involves all village members and cost from Rp.50 million (US$5,500) for a very modest ceremony to Rp.3 billion for lavish one. Read more » Stop Selling Land For Rituals

Sejarah Majapahit

QUESTION :

  1. Di mana saya bisa mendapat buku mengenai sejarah majapahit?
  2. Bagaimana pendapat Ida Bhagawan mengenai kasus larangan kawin keluar soroh?

ANSWER :

1. Sejarah Majapahit dalam bentuk buku Nagara Kartagama dalam bahasa Indonesia, terutama yang menyangkut tata pemerintahan, dan analisis kenapa Majapahit bisa mencapai kejayaan dan menguasai Nusantara. Read more » Sejarah Majapahit