Tag: Uluwatu

Pura Luhur Uluwatu

Pura Luhur Uluwatu

Southeast Asia is a place which has a profusion of temples and Buddha statues. Bali, aptly called the Island of the Gods, is home to magnificent temples but I have to admit that the one which impressed me most was Pura Luhur Uluwatu. Also known as […]

Kecak and Fire Dance in Uluwatu

Kecak and Fire Dance in Uluwatu

“Cak cak cak”. On and on goes the chant from half-naked men sitting in a circle around a fire. They are in a trance, “cak cak cak”. Inebriated perhaps? No. Got a little hash-hish in their system? Wrong again. This is the most stunning of […]

The Beat of Bali

The Beat of Bali

Bali, the images the island conjures are that of almost naked bodies clad in the skimpiest bikinis; tanning lotion; surfboards; and temples. Bali, the island of the gods has so much to offer us mere mortals.

If the gods are to be pleased with Bali, mere mortals like us will be in a state of euphoria with its verdant greens; perfectly timed drum beats; smells of incense floating in the air; landscaped rice fields; and temples erected in some of the most beautiful and unusual places that you will think somehow divine powers were at the helm of their creation. Bali is a cornucopia of all your desires, ever giving, ever flowing and ever so gorgeous.

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