Thursday, August 23, 2012

Balinese Hindu ceremony on August 29, 2012, is a celebration of Galungan, the triumph of good over evil

Balinese Hindu ceremony on August 29, 2012, is a celebration of Galungan, the triumph of good over evil


August 29, 2012 was a great day for Balinese Hindus. Because the day is triumph of good against evil, Dharma against Adharma. Galungan ceremonies always done every six months in Bali. And a big ceremony for all Hindus in Bali. The atmosphere in Bali when Galungan will look vibrant and lively. Installation penjor on every street in front of the people of Bali. The statues were wrapped in white cloth and yellow.

Galungan is the day is eagerly awaited by the people of Bali, especially children in Bali. For children the Balinese, Galungan celebrations each, they got new clothes, a lot of pocket money, good food, and all the things that children enjoy. And it is a victory for them.

So, any celebration of Galungan in Bali, synonymous with fun and excitement. Gathered with family, long holidays and festivities.