On August 29, 2012 Galungan celebration later, it might be a little more special, because this is the month of August the independence of Indonesia. So the Balinese have a double victory. The win against evil, and the victory against the invaders.
As usual, preparing to welcome Galungan, always the same as the previous Galungan preparations. Such as, preparation means a religious ceremony. Balinese people who keep pigs, was getting ready to sell his pigs. Because Galungan synonymous with cutting pork. It has become a tradition of Bali.
Some people also have to prepare penjor. Penjor is mandatory as a means of celebration Galungan. Penjor made from various kinds of agricultural products. Meaningful sense of gratitude for the gift of God, for giving abundance of food to the people of Bali.
When Galungan celebration is an ideal time for tourists to learn the culture of Bali. Come mingle with the people of Bali. And feel to the Balinese.