Bali is an island where fancient hindu kingdam “Majapahit Empire” has immigrated from Java in 1520. Bali is the only hindu-majority privince (83.5% of the population) in Indonesia. While Bali is known as one of the top beach resort in the world, their everyday life is very attached to their original beliefs of hindu & aminism mixture. To get a touch of Balinese culture, visiting temples is a good start.
Tips to visit Temples
Entering fee per person differs with each temples.
Plese keep in mind that any type of bleeding is considered to be impure. Women on her period, or person with injury is not allowed to enter.
To enter temples, covering your upper and wearing sarong or scarf are considerd as good etiquettes.
Some people go up to the place where it’s not proper and try to take impressive photos. If the place is impurified, Balinese must make a ceremony for purification with the whole village people. So please follow instructions!