Bali Island

Bali Dance

Bali, the famous enchanted flower island is located just south of the equator. See the beauty of the island, its unique Hindu processions, impressive temples and paradise beaches.

Since the 15th century, when the Javanese Majapahit kingdom was destroyed, intellectuals, artists and craftsmen moved to Bali, where they preserved the Indian influenced Hindu culture in a unique unchanged way. Until the fifties the of this century, Bali has in fact hardly changed.

Culture

Nowadays it is the most known island of the Indonesia archipelago, with its fascinating own culture. Famous crafts centre are: the painters villages Ubud and Pengosekan, Peliatan because of its dance and gamelan music, Klungkungof its traditional carvings and painting of bone, Mas for bone carving, Gianyar for textile, Celuk and Bratan for gold and silvercraft, etc.


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