The Magical Beauty of Batuan Temple
Bali is famous for the nature tourism and also some Hinduism temples. There are many kinds of Balinese temples that can be visited. One of the temples is Batuan Temple. This temple is a cultural heritage located in Batuan village, Sukawati, Gianyar, Bali. There are so many interesting things that can be found in this temple.
Wearing Special Cloth
Every Balinese temple saves its uniqueness. It is also like Batuan Temple. This temple is located in Batuan village. There is a stage building to be a performance spot of Gambuh dance. It is also location in which visitors must wear special cloth before coming into the inside of the temple. This requirement is very unique. Everyone rejecting to wear it is not permitted to explore the inside of Batuan Temple. Finally, wearing the cloth is to be the final decision.
Giving Contribution to the Temple Maintenance
To come to the temple area, you absolutely do not pay the entrance ticket. But, you are expected to give contribution to help the temple maintenance. You should give 10.000 rupiahs per person. If you want to give more, it does not matter. It is getting much better to help the renovation of Batuan temple being better.
Having Unique Ornaments
When you visit to Batuan temple, you will see magical beauty of this temple. You will see unique beautiful carving ornaments. You can capture photos in the outside of the temple. This temple has been renovated for times until it has the current shape. The gate of this temple is like temple composed by red bricks decorated by floral ornaments. As you have passed the temple gate, you will see typical Balinese building called Kori Agung being an exit of Gods. You will learn more things about Hindu and Hinduism temple through Batuan temple. It is very nice and unique just the way it is. If you have Bali tour package to Ubud, will include visit Batuan Tempie.