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Address: Pejeng Village, Tampaksiring (Gianyar Regency) | 150 meters north of Pura Kebo Edan, 80552, Indonesia
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+62 361 222387

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A Directional Temple

This is wholly unique temple. They follow the Hindu mythology and is suppose to be the centre of all things and its creation. This is not so much a tourist destination which... read more

Reviewed 1 December 2016
Patrick L
Melbourne, Australia
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Denpasar, Indonesia
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Reviewed 10 December 2016

The temple was very important in ancient time as it was the state temple of the Budulu Pejeng Kingdom prior to Javanese conquest of Bali. It houses a big prehistoric kettle drum the biggest ever found in Indonesia. It is believed that the drum served to call for the rain or to call the people to come for war. Other... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

This is wholly unique temple. They follow the Hindu mythology and is suppose to be the centre of all things and its creation. This is not so much a tourist destination which makes it all the more worthwhile as any visitor will be able to see it in all its "purity". The entrance is a bit unique as its at... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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Reviewed 29 February 2016

The first and original center of directional temples of Bali during Mpu Kuturan period, as in later period, Bali was divided into nine kingdoms and each established its own central directional temple. Pura Pusering Jagat was located at Pejeng, near Ubud, the place of the Bali's oldest kingdom of Pejeng. All directional temples in the island epitomize the creation of... More 

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 15 February 2016 via mobile

People very busy making offerings for Kalingan ceremony, big mess in the area, unfriendly people and dead cow, piglet, calf, goat and dog, drying.

Thank Tuniekje
England, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 June 2015

This temple is one of 3 within 100 metres of each other just outside Pejeng. This one is famous for its stone jar carved out of one piece of rock which is displayed in a temple tower. admission is by donation and temple dress is required, but to me there was no difference between the three temples.

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