Bali’s annual Nyepi Celebration

February 12, 2016

With the arrival of Springtime in Bali also begins the Balinese New Year when the Ogoh Ogoh arrive. These are paper mache representations of the dark entities which the villagers banish as they run through the streets shouting and reeking noisy havoc! The resulting celebration is finalized with a burning ritual of the effigies. Then […]

What is Galungun in Bali all about?

February 10, 2016

So you want to visit Bali and see something of their ancient traditions? Galungun is the perfect time to visit Ubud and be a part of the festivities!

Villa Tirta Indah and Galungun in Ubud, Bali Indonesia

February 4, 2016

Perhaps you are already planning a trip to Bali or maybe only feeling curious about what celebrations happen in this magical land of Indonesia. At Villa Tirta Indah we welcome our guests in traditional Balinese greeting. But if you want a more exciting taste of true Balinese style ceremony and celebration, please visit us during […]