Post Tagged : ceremonies

Melaspas : Bali’s House Blessing Ceremony

Bali's Biggest Celebrations | Oct 04, 2019

It seems there is a ceremony for everything in Bali! Another ceremony you’ll find on the Island of the Gods is a house blessing ceremony, known locally as Melaspas. This involves a priest, prayers and offerings that will cleanse every corner of the house and its compound. The Melaspas ceremony is mandatory before moving into […]

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Protecting Paradise: Bali’s Environmental Heroes

Our Bali Heroes | Aug 09, 2018

This island we are living on is full of beautiful discoveries, yet it seems we don’t appreciate it. However, the natural beauty that we love so much is also vulnerable due the island’s poor waste management practices. It is easy to find water ducts clogged with plastic waste throughout the island. Because of poor waste management strategies, […]

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2018 Calendar of Balinese Hindu Holidays

Bali Festive Season | Jul 12, 2018

The Balinese culture and beliefs date back to at least 5th century BC. Today, the culture and religion are still inseparable from the everyday life of the Balinese people. From simple daily rituals to grand festivals and ceremonies, no opportunity is lost to worship their gods in an unending series of observances that in a […]

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