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September 2015 Highlights in Tanah Lot PDF Print E-mail

tipeSeptember 2, Budha Cemeng Merakih, or Budha Wage is a reocccuring auspicious day for meditation and cleansing the mind of negativity. At this day, which is also known as the day of Sang Hyang Mankik Galih who descended as Sang Hyang Ongkara Mreta to the physical world, the Balinese Hindus pray to Dewa Sang Hyang Sri Nini for prosperity and protection with special offerings. The intended cleansing of the mind starts with a special ceremony called metirtha gocara 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.

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Kliwon Day in Tanah Lot PDF Print E-mail
KliwooonToday is one day consecrated by Hindus, because today is kliwon day. Kliwon day is one of Balinese sacred day regarding “PANCA WARA” system (coming every 5 day), where all “BUTHAKALA” or ghosts spread out on street. Kliwon is the day that has these two influences at the same time. For that reason, Kliwon has magical power and there for is a special day in Tanah Lot.

On kliwon day extra offerings are made in the house compound, and offerings are placed at the front entrance gate on the ground. Tanah Lot people make offerings of segehan dedicated to the Bhuta Kala not to interfere. Balinese people must give them “sesaji” (dish of food offered), in order all Butha Kala or ghosts do not disturb humans being. Because this kliwon day there are two positive and negative forces that affect the earth.

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