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Holy Water - Ubud, Bali

I returned from Ubud, Bali September 16, 2016. Within a few days of arriving home the following piece lingered in my subconscious. It’s been delayed due to a broken arm (8 days after coming home) and more travel. 739 more words

Soul Strolling

Bali: Ceremonies - September 2016

“Why are those beautiful bamboo decorations at almost every doorway?” I ask when Barry and I first arrived back in one of our favorite places in the world: Ubud, Bali. 1,482 more words


Tamasya Galungan 'Pura Dalem Durgakutri'

Salah satu hal yang rutin dilakukan pada saat Hari Raya Galungan yaitu tirta yatra atau perjalanan suci spiritual menuju Pura yang ada baik di Bali maupun di luar Bali. 128 more words


Selamat Hari Raya Galungan dan Kuningan

Selamat Hari Raya Galungan dan Kuningan
Semoga kedamaian dan kerahayuan selalu menyertai kita semua

Travel Photo

Balinese Ritual and Ceremony. Flowers and Farewell

Frangipani blossoms drop, perfumed molting from gnarled old trees, delicate offspring in contrast to their parent. I can’t pass by without scooping one or two from the ground. 388 more words


Parade of Sanggah Penjors

Recently, my blogging friends Terri and James over at Gallivance impressed me with their glowing tribute to the Balinese flower-mandala.

So much so that I felt inspired to gather up a little collection of my own – an array of shrines, called… 106 more words