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WELCOME PERFORMANCE

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    Byungbong: The Women’s Harvest Dance

    Vast areas of paddy fields welcome travellers to Jembrana, Bali’s most western regency. The views are spectacular when passing through the border that separates Tabanan and Jembrana regencies, where the green farms expand out into a blue, ocean backdrop. When it’s time for harvest, the fields turn gold, shining under the Bali sun. Whilst most […]
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    Manik Jiwa Dance

    The dancers arrived at the stage just like a troop of warriors. Their feet pacing in perfect unison. They were dressed beautifully. Their costume is a...

MAPPING BALI

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    Bali: Paradise Replaced?

    In years past there were several terrorist bombings in Bali which inflicted terrible suffering, they will be remembered as a defining moment in Bali...
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    Conservation Kebun Raya

    As noted in a previous issue, it is not easy to gain access to the forests of western Bali. This area is intended to be a sanctuary for Balinese flora...

SECRET BALI

MYSTERY, MYTH & MAGIC

ART IN BALI

STRANGER IN PARADISE