The Balinese art of ogoh-ogoh
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Published by Chris Ball and the Yayasan Bali Purnati in Gianyar, Bali, Indonesia .
Written in English


  • Religious life and customs,
  • New Year

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About the Edition

Ceremony and ritual of Nyepi day, New Year in Bali Island following Saka calendar.

Edition Notes

Other titlesOgoh-ogoh
ContributionsHatch, Vaughan
LC ClassificationsGT4905 .D58 2011
The Physical Object
Pagination208 p. :
Number of Pages208
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25152420M
LC Control Number2011337699

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Nyepi is the Balinese New Year and Ogoh-Ogoh always takes place the night before the Balinese New Year. Usually, this is in March of the Gregorian Calendar, but the actual date varies. This year, , Nyepi lands on March 7th, but last year, it landed on March 16th. Ogoh-Ogoh Creation by Nano Uhero 24 March On the night before Nyepi, giant demonic effigies are paraded through the streets then burnt to symbolise the purging of evil. Watch artist Nano Uhero weave an organic ogoh-ogoh out of bamboo in the lead-up to the pre-Nyepi street parade. Pages in category "Balinese art" The following 15 pages are in this category, out of 15 total. This list may not reflect recent changes (). Bali Ogoh-Ogoh parade is yearly traditional festival when a thousand people celebrate in every villages across the island by carrying a giant puppet the symbolize the evil spirits and creatures. Than it will burn by the end of the parade to destroy all the negative energy and make Balinese live peacefully.

Each Banjar (Balinese neighborhood association) makes at least one Ogoh-Ogoh for Pengrupukan day. Ogoh-Ogoh is a statue made out of resin or gypsum, and shaped as monsters or other forms of demons. The statues are usually made meters tall, decorated with Balinese ornaments and standing on a bamboo base that can be lifted by up to 20 people. Ogoh-ogoh Bali. likes 6 talking about this. Ogoh-ogoh from around the worldFollowers:   Ogoh-Ogoh Ceremony in Unit 2 Tulang Bawang Lampung Indonesia "Ogoh-Ogoh" is a masterpiece sculpture depicting the Balinese culture personality "Bhuta Ka. Ogoh Ogoh Museum Mengwi. Ogoh-ogoh Museum Mengwi is the first museum specifically to preserve one of the most popular Balinese traditions, ogoh-ogoh (demonic statues made of bamboo, and other materials used in Ngrupuk parade - a day before Nyepi day).

Balinese New Year Silent day in Bali. Nyepi Day will fall on Ma starting from AM till AM on Ma However, the celebrations start on the night of Ma and, by contrast, that day is called ‘noisy day’ – and for good reason! Mei 17 - Pin ini ditemukan oleh Wuny santy. Temukan (dan simpan!) pin Anda sendiri di Pinterest. Vector outline illustr. Ation for coloring book isolated. Hindu ethnic symbol, tattoo art, yoga, Bali spiritual design Barong. Traditional ritual Balinese mask. Vector color illustrat. Ion in red, gold and black isolated. Balinese ogoh - ogoh giant parade with gate vector . Bali’s Nyepi Day. Probably the biggest festival for the Balinese Hindu, Nyepi Day, also known as day of silence, is celebrated every year as the Hindu New Year (Saka new year).The date changes according to Balinese calendar every year but would usually fall between March and April.. On the days leading up to Nyepi (3 days before) is called the Melasti (or Mekiyis or Melis) where you will see.