Special Holiday in Lempuyang Luhur Temple
Lempuyang Luhur Temple Bali, one of Sad Khayangan Temples (Six Main Temples) in Bali Temple. Reputedly, this temple is an older temple on a par of Besakih Temple and offers an Amazing Candi Bentar or split gate with Balinese Architecture for its attractiveness.
This fabulous temple is located in Abang district, Karangasem. There are a few the temples in that complex. The main temple is at the top precisely Bisbis Hill, hence you need to climb for reaching its main temple points.
Like others temples in Bali Island, Lempuyang Temple has its own anniversary ceremony (called Piodalan Ceremony) which be held every 6 months or 210 day in Caka Calendar. It fall right on one day after Galungan Day.
In case visiting on that day, you will see find a thousand Hindus around Bali Island who come to worship. Reputedly, this temple is a Sthana of Hyang Gni Jaya or Dewa Iswara (the manifestation of God).
Start from in the morning, the complex of the temple will be filled by visitors. Besides that, you can also witness assorted of Balinese Religious Ceremonies and also traditional rituals on that special holyday.