JIMBARAN, Bali (BPN) – What makes you interested to spend your holiday in Bali? The answer must be to enjoy the beauty of the nature and the famous unique culture of Bali that has been known well by the world. Indeed everyone has recognized the culture and the beauty of Bali from common sense to celebrity of the world. One of the unique culture is how the cremation done by the people of Bali or known as Ngaben.
It is the last session of funeral ritual in Bali where the corpse is burned at Setra or Balinese graveyard. In Hinduism belief, the Creator, Lord Brahma or the God of Fire, hence why, the ritual can also be considered as an effort to eliminate negativity in form of human’s body which attached to the soul and return the soul itself to The Creator.
In this ritual, there won’t be any tears because the people of Bali believes that the soul will reborn or known as reincarnation before finally reach Moksha, where there would not been any more reincarnation. Ngaben also becomes the symbol of purification to the soul. On the coming second of August 2018, Kedonganan Village will conduct a mass Ngaben ritual as their once-in-three-year agenda.
Enjoy the beauty of Bali’s nature and culture will never be boring and eventually will make you step back to the island. In order to celebrate the 73rd Anniversary of Indonesia’s Independence Day, F&B Team of Jimbaran Bay Beach Resort & SPA led by I Made Jesna as the Executive Chef will serve a special dish themed “Aku Cinta Indonesia”.
“Nasi Goreng Kemangi”, fried rice mix with basil leaf which has special aroma blend with Indonesia’s traditional ingredient resulting the authentic taste of Indonesian. Plus with crunchy Indonesian snack, “Peyek Kacang” and Satay “Lilit Ayam”. And a creation of beverage dish named “Spirit 45” a white-red colored alcoholic beverage just like the flag of Indonesia Republic.
The resort also offers special discount at Baruna Sky Lounge located on 5th floor, for food & beverage start from 4-6 pm every day on August 2018. And enjoy special promotion from The Lotus Spa, for all packages and get a free head and facial massage for every one and a half hour treatment.