Joomla Templates and Joomla Extensions by JoomlaVision.Com
  • HOT NEWS
Activities: Fun Cycling of Family Ibis Bali (Wednesday, 27 August 2014 05:52)
Activities: The 1st aniversary of Harper Kuta Hotel (Wednesday, 27 August 2014 05:44)
Buleleng: Sidatapa Village (Monday, 25 August 2014 03:08)
Tourist Object: Tanah Lot Tourist Attraction Beautified (Monday, 25 August 2014 02:59)
Tourist Object: Enjoy Civet Coffee in Agro Tourism Tegalalang (Monday, 25 August 2014 02:56)
Tourist Object: 8th Legian Beach Festival (LBF) (Monday, 25 August 2014 02:54)
Sport and Recreation: Smiling Meditation at Nyuh Kuning Tourism Village (Monday, 25 August 2014 02:53)
Sport and Recreation: Sanur Run: Run along the Path of Cultural Village (Monday, 25 August 2014 02:48)
People: Rudy Tjung, Let’s Love All Serve All (Monday, 25 August 2014 01:06)
Banner
You are here: Home News & Info Activities Closing Ceremony of Tanah Lot Temple Anniversary
Joomla Templates and Joomla Extensions by JoomlaVision.Com










Closing Ceremony of Tanah Lot Temple Anniversary

Closing Ceremony of Tanah Lot Temple AnniversaryAfter taking place for four days, the piodalan or anniversary of the Tanah Lot Temple was finally closed on Saturday (Nov 9). The anniversary falling on Buda (Wednesday) Wage, Wuku Langkir or four days after Kuningan feast day celebration was thronged by pilgrims from the entire regions in Bali. Chairman of the Tanah Lot Temple Ritual Committee, I Ketut Toya Adnyana, doubling as Operations Manager of Tanah Lot tourist attraction said the closing ceremony lasted for two hours. However, the preparations had been made from the morning.

Closing ceremony was commenced with purification rite of the deity venerated in the Tanah Lot to local spring and then resumed to Tanah Lot Temple. Farewell was made at the outermost temple courtyard and representation shrine of the Tanah Lot Temple. “This closing ceremony is a process of returning the sanctified effigies of the deities to their respective abode,” he said.

The effigy of Ida Bathara Saren Kangin of Tanah Lot Temple abided in the Simpangan Tanah Lot Temple located at Batanbuah Kaja hamlet, Beraban customary village. Meanwhile, the effigy of Ida Bathara Saren Kaja abided in the Jero Mangku Pandak Gede located at Pangkung hamlet, Pandak Gede village. Series of the closing ceremony was officiated over by the principal priest of Tanah Lot Temple.

During the closing procession took place, it was accompanied with gamelan music by gamelan troupe of Beraban customary village and Rejang Dewa Dance denoting a sacred dance for religious ceremonies in Bali. “Although the closing ceremony has taken place, all the pilgrims can remain to say prayers,” said Toya. (BTN/015)

Leave your comments

Guest
Tuesday, September 02, 2014
0 characters
terms and condition.
  • No comments found
Joomla Templates and Joomla Extensions by ZooTemplate.com
Joomla Templates and Joomla Extensions by ZooTemplate.com

Gallery

Joomla Templates and Joomla Extensions by JoomlaVision.Com
image
image
image
image
img
img
img
img

Subscribe

If you want to get / keep follow of the latest information from BALI TRAVEL NEWS, please register your email via SUBSCRIBE this form.

Find US on Mobile Apps

appstore

googleplay