A World Hindu Summit event would be held in Badung on the upcoming June-9-12. Badung Regent AA Gde Agung welcomed the implementation of the activity as a forum to convey the messages of harmony, peace, tolerance and foster a sense of brotherhood for all people.
“As a host, let us serve various superb indigenous wisdoms we have ranging from good manners, etiquette, art presentation and culture to the whole delegates of the World Hindu Summit coming from all over the world,” said Gde Agung when receiving the organizing committee of the World Hindu Summit 2012 on Friday (May 11).
Gde Agung felt that he was greatly honored to be given the opportunity to host and directly involved, especially at the closing ceremony and farewell dinner at Taman Ayun. On that account, his party would be presenting a traditional dance becoming the mascot of Badung Regency, namely the Sekar Jepun Dance and a fragmentary. Additionally, his party would prepare vegetarian and non-vegetarian set menus for participants and invited guests.
“We do hope the World Hindu Summit which will been completed with a tirtha yatra or pilgrimage activity to a number of temples in Bali, including the Taman Ayun, can become a moment of spiritual tourism awakening for Bali and Badung in particular,” he said.
The World Hindu Summit 2012 taking the theme Harmony for the World would be attended by about 250 participants. They were personal and delegates from various Hindu organizations around the world that were committed to advancing the Hindu community of the world in order to create harmony, peace and prosperity of the world. (BTN/015)