Mystery, Myth & Magic

Have you ever thought about what love making entails when you cross a border and change cultural background. You ma...
Identity, especially in a country as large and diverse as Indonesia, can be a confusing and somewhat muddled topic....
The longest night of the year is a important ritual moment in the life of the Balinese. In the local lunar-solar Sa...
Children always follow him wherever he goes, shouting and throwing stones at him. He is about 40, dressed in rags, ...
Outside the building, two young girls are giggling. Above the entrance hangs a big board with the word “Bar” wr...
The atmosphere was not a happy one in Pan Koncrong’s house. His daughter was lying in bed, feverish. An old medic...
Love and sex have always been one of the most interesting fields of encounter between cultures, if not always betwe...
Historian and art critic Jean Couteau brings us stories depicting the life on Bali, sometimes real, sometimes myth,...
You may have seen, while driving, a white-dressed priest busy uttering some mantra on the side of the road, impervi...
When people write on Balinese love, they like to underline the romantic side, often seen from the male’s perspect...