April 5th, Anggara Kasih Tambir, also known as Anggara Kliwon, is a reocccuring, auspicious cleansing day for the mind of the individual family members and for the physical world and all creatures that inhabit it. At Anggara Kliwon the Balinese Hindus meditate and pray to Dewa Ludra for support to cleanse one's mind and the physical world in which one is reincarnated. Afterwards a special ceremony called metirtha gocara is held which is performed with a canang offering and wangi-wangian, sweet smelling incense and flowers at the sangga of the family temple and the plankiran (wall temple) of the bedroom.
Despite having a reliable janitor, the operational management of Tanah Lot Tourist Attraction remains to get involved in keeping our environment clean. Through the Clean Friday program every friday in the morning, the entire staff and employee jointly clean up the tourist area located at Beraban village. Operations Manager of Tanah Lot, Ketut Toya Adnyana, said the beautty and sanitation of Tanah Lot was a major concern for tourists making a visit. Therefore, his party continued to undertake Clean Friday program. "Sanitation is one of the factors encouraging the development of Tanah Lot and Bali in general," he said.