February 01, 2016

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Feeding the soul and belly! Celebrating Galungan in Bali

Next week marks the most important Balinese holiday of the year. Galungan day occurs once every 6 months (give or take) and celebrates the victory of dharma over adharma (call it old fashioned “Good over Evil”). It’s such a powerful time of year in fact that the Balinese believe their ancestral spirits come back to visit the island during the whole 10 days of celebration. That makes for a full house! 10 days of feeding the Gods and 10 days of feeding the Family. This is a celebration we can relate to! View full article →
December 16, 2014

Bali › Galungan ›

Galungan Holiday in Bali

Galungan (beginning 12/17/14) is a Balinese holiday celebrating the victory of dharma over adharma. It marks the time when the ancestral spirits visit the Earth. The last day of the celebration is Kuningan, when they return. View full article →