Stock Photo Description
Stock photo of the Melasti Ceremony Procession at Tanah Lot Temple on the Indonesian Island of Bali when Hindu’s form a procession or parade to the nearest source of water, which is often a Beach for many Balinese people due to the proximity of the coast on this small Idyllic island. In this case the venue for which the Melasti Ceremony Procession took place was the Famous Hindu Heritage Site of Tanah Lot Rock Temple. Once reaching their destination complicated Rituals and Religious Ceremonies take place with offerings to the Gods being given which are usually cast into the body of water and blessings follow in return. Anybody is welcome to participate in a Melasti Ceremony Procession which is one of the many special Balinese cultural events occurring annually a few days before the Balinese New Year or Nyepi.