The Melasti Festival is held on the day preceding the Nyepi Festival.The Gabor is closely related to another Balinese dance called Pendet. There’s a full version of Pendet on Youtube and if you compare the two, you’ll see that they are rather similar. Both Gabor and Pendet are welcoming dances that were originally meant for religious and sacred events. This dance was first created in 1969 by I Gusti Raka and later revised by I Wayan Beratha in 1970.Throughout the Melasti Celebration in Bali, villagers are required to dress in their finest garments with umbrellas and bringing flowers, sacred sculptures as well as fruits which will be offered when they reach the sacred springs or the sea.
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The Melasti Festival is held on the day prior to the Nyepi Celebration.Tuvimos este incidente durante nuestro viaje de bodas, en el bosque sagrado de los changos, en la zona de Ubud, en Bali, Indonesia. Todo iba muy bien hasta que un rato después un chango mordió a mi esposa en la mano.
We had this funny incident during out honeymoon, in the sacred forest of the monkeys, in the Ubud area, in Bali, Indonesia. Everything was going fine until a few minutes after I shot this, a monkey bit my wife in the hand.Throughout the Melasti Festival in Bali, villagers are required to dress in their most excellent clothing with umbrellas and carrying flowers, sacred sculptures and fruits which will be offered once they arrive at the holy springs or the sea.
The Melasti Celebration is presented on the day preceding the Nyepi Celebration.The Kecak is a modern Balinese Dance. A large group of men provide the soundtrack by repeating a rhythmic “ke-cak ke-cak” throughout the performance. This performance occurs every night at the sacred Uluwatu temple as the sunsets over the ocean.Throughout the Melasti Festival in Bali, villagers are required to wear their most excellent garments in the midst of umbrellas and bringing flowers, consecrated sculptures and fruits that will be preented when they reach the sacred springs or the sea.