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Next Event: UBUD VILLAGE JAZZ FESTIVAL

Ubud Village Jazz Festival is a music festival situated in the artistic surroundings of Ubud Bali, Indonesia.

August 13th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Bali Arts Festival, Balinese Culture Parade & Venue

Tourists visiting Bali around June and July can consider themselves lucky. During those months, the provincial government of Bali holds a one-month long cultural expo. Pesta Kesenian Bali, or Bali Arts Festival, is a grand event celebrating Balinese culture. It's a much-anticipated event held every year at Denpasar.

June 14th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

EVENT: Ubud Food Festival 2019 – Spice up the world

Founded in 2015, the Ubud Food Festival Presented by ABC is three days of cross-cultural culinary discovery with Indonesian food as the star. In its five years it has grown into Indonesia’s leading culinary event.

April 25th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

ABOUT BALINESE’S NAME

In general, Balinese people name their children depending on the order they are born, and the names are the same for both males and females.

November 29th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

UPCOMING EVENT: UBUD WRITERS READERS FESTIVAL 2018

From 24–28 October, 2018, more than 150 writers, artists, thinkers and performers from across the world will converge for the 15th Ubud Writers & Readers Festival, to share stories and ideas under the banner of this year’s theme, ‘Jagadhita’.

October 8th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on UPCOMING EVENT: UBUD WRITERS READERS FESTIVAL 2018

HEAVENLY STAY AT HONAI RESORT UBUD

Honai Resort is a unique and traditional retreat centre in the countryside of Ubud. The resort is designed as a wellness resort, focusing on traditional therapies, spa treatments, organic cuisine, retreat, yoga and meditation.

August 24th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

BOREH: BALINESE POULTICE

The commonest comment given by Westerners on Balinese food is that it is 'spicy', as indeed it is. Very spicy. For most Balinese people, food without spices is similar to life without love. Whenever they cook, they make a generous use of kunyit (turmeric), cekuh (kaempferia galanga), jahe,(ginger), isen (alpinia galanga), bawang merah (shallot), bawang [...]

June 22nd, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on BOREH: BALINESE POULTICE

Besakih Temple: Mother Temple in Bali

Besakih Temple, known as Bali’s ‘Mother Temple’ for over 1,000 years, sits 1,000 metres high on the southwestern slopes of Mount Agung. Besakih is an artistic and unique complex that comprises at least 86 temples which include the main Pura Penataran Agung (the Great Temple of State) and 18 others. Besakih is the biggest and [...]

April 23rd, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Ubud Royal Cremation

The Ubud Royal Cremation ceremony will be held on March 2nd, 2018 in Ubud. Preparation ceremony which takes approximately three months and involves about 20.000 people. This cremation ceremony is dedicated to the mother of the king of Ubud, Tjokorda Putra Sukawati.

March 1st, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Honai House : Story behind the resort

Honai is a Papua typical house inhabited by the Dani tribe in the hinterland of the mountain Jaya Wijaya Papua, Indonesiaís easternmost island. Honai houses made of wood with a conical roof made of straw or reeds. Honai has a small door and no windows. The structure was built narrow or small, windowless intended to withstand the cold mountains of Papua. Honai consists of two floors of the first floor is a bed and the second floor for a place to relax, eat, and do crafts. […]

January 22nd, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments