Petilan Pengerobongan Temple

pengereborangan.jpgPetilan Pengerobongan Temple is widely known for its Ngerebong, a religious ceremony involving a large number of barongs and rangdas. These mythological beings together with a large number of people became in trance and they encircle the wantilan hall three time in a long procession. The ceremony is organized once in 210 days, a traditional year in the Balinese calender. Petilan Pengerobongan Temple is about 4 km from Catur Muka Statue and accessible by public transportation because it’s located on the main route to the eastern part of Bali.

How to Get To Pentilan Pengerebongan Temple

  1. 15 minutes from Sanur
  2. 30 minutes from Kuta
  3. 45 minutes from Nusa Dua

What You Can See Around Pentilan Pengerebongan Temple

  1. Badung traditional market, This market is the biggest traditional market in Denpasar. This market receives a lot of visits from domestic and foreign visitor, therefore has been included as an object of attraction in City Tour programs. Daily household needs and handicrafts are available here. It’s open daily, from early morning until late of right.
  2. Bali Museum, Originally established in 1910, by a Dutch official who was concern at the export of culturally significant artifacts from the island, the museum was destroyed in a 1917 earthquake. It was rebuilt in the 1920s, but used mainly as a storage facility until 1932, when the German artist Walter Spies and some Dutch official revived the idea of collecting and preserving Balinese antiquities and cultural objects, and creating an ethnographic museum.
  3. pengereborangan1.jpgJagatnatha Temple, The high structure of the Padmasana is the unique shrine of the temple. Like other big temples, Jaganatha is very busy on big religious day, such as Galungan, Kuningan, Saraswati. The regular religious ceremonies are conducted on the new and full moons, shadow puppet shows are normally performed. This place is accessible within 20 minutes from Sanur.
  4. Art Center / Taman Werdhi Budaya, This building was established on 14th February 1973 and has function to arrange the art and cultural attraction and supported with open stages and main buildings for: dancing, painting exhibition, seminar, music as specially big event of Bali art Festival is held on the middle of June to July every year. It’s located at Nusa Indah Street Denpasar.
  5. Bajra Sandhi Balinese People Struggle Monument, The monument was designed by Mr. Ida Bagus Gede Yadnya, The width of its building is 4,900 square meters, while the whole square is 138,830 square meters. If we witness from a distance, the shape of the Monument looks like a Bajra (a Hindu priest’s bell) which is standing up at the Puputan Margarana square.

The Activities around Pentilan Pengerebongan Temple

  1. Golfing at Bali Beach Golf Course
  2. Walking on the sea at Sea Walker