Posts Tagged with "Bali"

Photos: Portraits of the Balinese

Thursday, February 9, 2012

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Photos: Portraits of the Balinese

Having a chance to visit a foreign country during one of its festivals is for many people something not to be missed – whether it’s Holi in India, Songkran in Thailand or even Octoberfest in Germany. In our case it has recently been Galungan in Bali, Indonesia. When we first found out that one of […]

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Photos: Attending a Balinese Ceremony

Saturday, January 28, 2012

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Photos: Attending a Balinese Ceremony

Hinduism in Bali is quite different from that practiced in India. Though they do share the practices of rituals and ceremonies for every major event, the Balinese tend to take them many steps further. They have ceremonies for every possible and imaginable event in a person’s life whether its pregnancy, birth and especially death.   […]

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Travel Photo of the Week – vol. 11

Tuesday, January 17, 2012

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Travel Photo of the Week – vol. 11

The island of Bali in Indonesia has its own unique culture, different from the rest of the country. One aspect of this being that its dominant religion is Hinduism. This mix of Hindu and Indonesian culture is a topic wide enough for a book or even a PhD. So I won’t be covering that in […]

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