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Another Ceremonial  Parade, Another Traffic Pause  

Another Ceremonial Parade, Another Traffic Pause

Nothing is more revered in Balinese culture than ceremonies, as they are the foundation on which Balinese culture is built. And they provide the strong sense of community which holds its people together through all times.
Bali: Ahead of its Time in the 2020 COVID19 Era?

March 15th 2020
Bali’s New Year’s Eve day, as determined by the Balinese Saka calendar, is a Hindu holiday mainly celebrated in Bali, Indonesia. This year the celebration takes place on March 25th. It is also known as Nyepe Day, or the Day of Silence. On this day, the entire island of Bali turns off all power, stops all traffic, abandons all global activities, including the internet, and remains in silence. S ... read more
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Indonesian Flag The Dutch began to colonize Indonesia in the early 17th century; the islands were occupied by Japan from 1942 to 1945. Indonesia declared its independence after Japan's surrender, but it required four years of intermittent negotiations, recurring hos... ... read more
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