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Bali Photography

Religion and ceremonies are a large part of the Balinese culture and define the lives of most Balinese people. Temples, offerings of food and flowers, incense and images in the arts and crafts are all signs of the island’s faith. Ceremonies are a major aspect of the Balinese lifestyle and culture. From birth to death the Balinese celebrate a variety of milestones, or rites of passage, that they believe will guide the soul through the numerous stages of life.   The Traditional Bali Wedding of Ananta & Gaby – The

Photo session for pre-ceremony of Balinese Tooth Filing (mepandes), a sacred ritual of Balinese purification ceremony before adulthood to be a better people by controlling the avidity. Photographer: Me & Hanzo Kurosaki Make-up Artist: Dewa Dodik Date: 13/11/2011 Location: Museum Bali [pe2-gallery class=”alignleft” ] [/pe2-gallery]