Post Tagged : Balinese Temple

Rules of Balinese Temples : The Do’s and Dont’s

NOW! Bali Blog | Jul 12, 2018

Bali’s temples and holy sites are without a doubt one of the biggest pulls to the island. However, it must be remembered that these are still places of worship. So, whilst by all means you should go and appreciate the beautiful places around the island we thought we’d share the rules of Balinese temples, a […]

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Pura Tanah Lot Temple: Where the Giant Snake Dwells

Explore Bali | May 28, 2018

Today, Pura Tanah LotTemple  is one of the most visited religious sites in Bali, attracting not only the Balinese Hindu pilgrims, but also the non-Hindu residents and visitors to the island. But centuries ago, Dang Hyang Nirartha had to fight a giant sea serpent in order for him to build the currently famous temple.  The origin […]

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Pura Bukit Sari and the Tale of Talking Monkeys

Explore Bali | May 24, 2018

This temple is so magical that it is said that the monkeys inhabiting it and the trees surrounding it also have magical powers – they can talk and walk. This is the tale of Pura Bukit Sari, otherwise known as the Sangeh Monkey Forest.  The 13-hectare forestland of Sari Hill in Mengwi is a protected grove […]

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