Bali people and life style

Bali’s population of over 3,000,000 souls spread over the whole island, including those in the smaller islands of Nusa Penida, Nusa Ceningan, Nusa Lembongan, Serangan and Menjangan Island. The overwhelming majority of Balinese are Hindus, with the increasing number on non-Hindu migrating from the closest neighboring islands of Java and Lombok. 

The coastal areas in the south are the most populous area with over 370,000 people living in various professions in the capital of Denpasar. Farming has been the primary way of living in Balinese life. Where else fishing, trading and craftsmanship are also in fashion from generation to generation. Yet with the fast growing of tourism since past few decades, young people start to build up a new touch in their living culture.

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Bali Spirit Festival

The Fourth annual BaliSpirit Festival has begun!  Full Pass Holders & invited guests please join us for tonight’s opening ceremony in the intimate Water Garden of ARMA Resort.

For others, please join us tomorrow night, Thursday March 24th, for an incredible event! Read on…..

Opening the Festival’s Night Concert Series on Thursday March 24th, from 6:00pm onwards, is the Bhakti Tribal Fusion Night. Set in ARMA’s intimate Watergarden, the evening features the ICCR sponsored “Rhythmic Folk Manganiars of Rajasthan by the Samandar Khanand Group.” This rare performance brings together the two distinct artistic streams of Manganiar music and singing styles and Jaipur Gharaana Kathak Dance traditions from Rajasthan. 

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