Stock Photo Description
Stock photo of Balinese rituals taking place at the Melasti Ceremony on the Indonesian Island of Bali which sees Balinese Hindu’s forming a procession or parade to the nearest source of water, which in this case can be the sea at a nearby beach, alternatively it can be a river or lake. In this cultural photo we see many Balinese people at Pantai Padang Galak beach. Once reaching their destination complicated Balinese Rituals and Religious Ceremonies take place with offerings to the Gods being given and blessings which follow in return. Melasti occurs annually a few days before the Balinese New Year otherwise known as Nyepi.