Category: Indonesia

Nyepi, Bali’s Day of Silence

Nyepi, the Day of Silence When Everything Stops in Bali Nyepi is celebrated on the New Year in the Balinese Hindu calendar. Spectacular statues- monsters, called Ogoh-Ogoh, personifying the evil spirits, are build by each banyar (neighbourhoods). The statues are

Flores Diving Komodo Waters

Flores, copyright the tribe press agency - thetpa.net / Moritz Drabusenigg

Flores Diving Komodo Waters [slideshow_deploy id=’5842’] Flores lays on the eastern side of the Indonesian Archipelago. Best know to be the gate to the Komodo National Park. Dotted with fabulous beaches, Flores is blessed with a world class pristine underwater eco

Royal Wedding Ubud Bali

Royal Wedding at The Ubud Palace – Video Clip The royal wedding was on its way. Last March 18th a special fragrance was breathing on the streets of Ubud, one of the most picturesque villages and of cultural significance  of

Royal Wedding at The Ubud Palace

Royal Wedding at The Ubud Palace The double royal wedding was on its way. Last March 18th a special fragrance was breathing on the streets of Ubud, one of the most picturesque villages and of cultural significance  of the island

Marapu Customs Sumba Indonesia

Marapu, Customs of Sumba Indonesia Sumba island lays south of Komodo and Flores on the eastern part of the Indonesian archipelago. It is a paradise for surfers and beach lovers. Dubbed the “forgotten Island” it has kept alive it original

Pasola in Sumba Indonesia

The Pasola in Sumba Indonesia is a ritual confrontation with spears and on horses celebrated annually in the west of the Island. Two clans line up some 20 horsemen who will prove their bravery by attacking the adverse clan on a

Bali Seaweed for a living

   Bali Seaweed for a Living Nusa Lembongan lies half an hour speed boat from the east coast of Bali. A predominantly Hindu population lives here off seaweed farming and more recently from tourist accommodation. The island is still unspoiled.

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The Reincarnation of the Queen of Ubud

[slideshow_deploy id=’930’] The public appearance of tribal warriors on the doorsteps of Ubud’s royal palace marked the beginning of the cremation ceremony of the Queen of Ubud. Tjokorda Istri Sri Tjandrawati was deceased on the 14th of October 2013.  In

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