UBUD: BEAUTIFUL TRADITIONAL-MODERN COHERENCY

UBUD: BEAUTIFUL TRADITIONAL-MODERN COHERENCY 1

Hello from Tangerang! It’s been three weeks since I got back home this month and I want to tell you about my second home in Bali, Ubud. Well, I stayed in Ubud since March 13th until April 5th 2017. I planned to stay in Ubud for months but things went out of plan! I ran […]

SAIL TO THE OTHER WORLD

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This village is located in the eastern shore of Lake Batur. Different from low-land Balinese people, Bali Aga people from Trunyan village has a very unique funeral rite and way of life. Ngaben is well known as a proper  death rite even though the cost is high, almost (or sometimes reaches) hundred million rupiahs. Bali […]

NYEPI SO SEPI

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I’m a calendar-ignorant person. When I flied to Bali about 3 weeks ago, I didn’t know Bali would be celebrating Silence Day (Nyepi) this month. It was Mas GoJek who informed me and I was so excited to celebrate it here! He even explained things clearly about Nyepi although he was Javanese. When I met […]