Saraswati / 21st January 2017 Saraswati Day is dedicated to the goddess of knowledge, wisdom and performing arts. Books and tools of learning are blessed with special offerings and students attend a ceremony at their school temple to pray for academic success.
Pagerwesi / 25th January 2017This special day is primarily celebrated in North Bali with a symbolic ceremony to appease the gods. It is a time for the Balinese people to mentally and spiritually strengthen themselves against any negative influences that may taint their daily existence.
SiwaRatri / 26th January 2017 SiwaRatri is a night-long ritual that takes place in temples across Bali. Followers of the Hindu faith use this time to contemplate and reflect on life through prayer and meditation. This ritual was once reserved for priestsand religious disciples seeking strength and spiritual enlightenment.