Traveljunkieindonesia.com – We celebrate. We pray. We love. YAY! Happy Galungan and Kuningan Day — a most colorful and interesting part of the year to be in Bali.
Galungan and Kuningan Day is the Hindu red-letter day commemorative by Balinese Hindu every six-month. Hindu people especially in Bali very enthusiastic welcome their holidays because on this day they do the pray as Balinese Hindu worshiping to the infinite (Ida Sang Hyang Widi Wasa) supremacy as this world creator.
Before the day of Galungan and Kuningan, Hindu people in Bali are looked to be very busy to prepare the religious ceremony appliance and decorate their streets with ornate penjor (the high bamboo and curve dotted with the coconut leaf) and visit their special temples to celebrate Galungan and Kuningan.
During this religious holiday Bali comes alive with vibrant colours, the air is filled with the rapid rhythms of Gamelan orchestras and families work hard to prepare wonderful offerings.
The Spirits Ascend Back to Heaven. It was AMAZING!
Happy green travels!