Wood carving, like stone carving, has traditionally featured largely in temple and palace architecture with little freestanding ‘sculpture’ work produced commercially. Immaculately carved demons and mythical beings decorate pillars, door panels, lintels and window shutters with the aim of protecting the buildings from evil intruders. Scenes of legendary figures placed within floral decor set a more pleasant and educational tone. » Read more..
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Tirta Empul – Holy Spring Water Temple
This temple is regarded as one of six most important temples in Bali, apart from the usual suspects like Pura Besakih and Pura Luhur Uluwatu. The name “Tirta Empul” signifies a crystal clear stream which is used as the holy water for various religious ceremony.
Batubulan is also home to three famous Barong Dance troupes who perform seven times a week at 9.30am on their own stages before bus-loads of enthralled tourists. Batubulan is an artistic countryside in west part of Gianyar regency. The identity and image as an art village, » Read more..
Do you happen to make a holiday in Bali? Bali indeed has a variety of tourist objects. Gianyar Regency that is renowned due to its impressive art and culture, chiefly Ubud, most of its community deeply involve in the arts domain. Meanwhile, for you who intensely desire for a gorgeous atmosphere of rice field panoramas
Is belong to the family temple and as one of the biggest family temple in Bali which was built in 1634. There are some conclusions about the original meaning of Mengwi. Mention is made of one which is Menuri. Mengwi is derived from the words Arya Manguri, who was the founder of the former
capital of Mengwi. » Read more..