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TAWUR AGUNG

TAWUR AGUNG
Date/Time
Date(s) - 27/03/2017
07:00 - 23:30
Location
Poeri Devata Resort Hotel
Categories

Nyepi is a Balinese “Day of Silence” that is commemorated every Isakawarsa (Saka new year) according to the Balinese calendar. Nyepi, a public holiday in Indonesia, is a day of silence, fasting and meditation for the Balinese. The day following Nyepi is also celebrated as New Year’s Day.

Tawur Agung is usually held 1 day before Nyepi, this traditional ceremony is held intended for purify themselves before they start fasting on Nyepi Day.