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A Pig Dilemma

This past December was a dizzying month of festivities around Bali, and the major bi-annual celebrations of Galungan and Kuningan – this year overlapping with the Christmas and Chanukah holidays – wrapped up recently. 964 more words


Kuningan Day Holiday

Kuningan Day

Kuningan Day is 10 days after Galungan.  You may notice businesses closed as Balinese Hindus’ return to their home to celebrate with their families. 114 more words


'Twas the Night before Natal

While I listened to the Barong Boy marching Band clanging and clopping their way down the road a couple of days ago (I couldn’t post to my blog until today) – a tradition that takes place for days on end, between the Balinese Hindu holidays of Galungan and Kuningan; and despite the few strands of red and green glitter wrapped around bamboo poles here an… 292 more words

Random Thoughts

Makna Hari Raya

Christmas waves a magic wand over the world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful. –Norman Vincent Peale

Bahagia dan damai Natal selalu saya rasakan setiap tahun, meski tidak merayakannya. 471 more words

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Catatan dari Bali (Bagian.3)

Hari kedua kami di Bali bertepatan dengan Hari Raya Galungan yang dirayakan oleh umat Hindu yang ada di propinsi ini. Laki-laki, perempuan, tua, muda, kanak-kanak kesemuanya memakai pakaian khas Bali. 1,254 more words


Ubud moments

Ubud, once there was a lot of rice fields surrounding ubud then came the movie eat, love,pray, and the rice fields became new hotels restaurants and ubud had its big boom. 106 more words

Selamat Hari Raya Galungan dan Kuningan.

One of the most festive and celebrated Bali Hindu holidays after Nyepi, is Galungan, which occurs every 210 days and always on Wednesday. This 10 day celebration is where most of the island return to their village and celebrates with family and friends. 116 more words