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TANAH LOT

Pura Tanah Lot, located on the beach side Beraban rural, district of Kediri, Tabanan. Tanah Lot consisting of two words, the word Land interpreted as reef looks like a dyke or island. Lot or Lod word meaning sea. So Tanah Lot, which means small island floating in the sea. The location is now called Tanah Lot has been used in the Megalithic period as a sacred place, as is evidenced menhir. Based on environmental conditions, the structure of Pura Tanah Lot is built on reef flats regularly angle which consists of only one page plain as the Viscera.

Pura Tanah Lot is located at 30 Km on the western side of Denpasar city and about 11 kilometers south of the city of Tabanan. The temple was built on a rock with a size of 3 hectares and can be reached within a few minutes by foot, because it is only 20 meters from the beach. This temple is very famous among tourist destinations in Bali with a spectacular view of the sunset. In some corners of the reef around Tanah Lot Temple there is a docile snake is believed to be a creature in keramatkan and purified, snakes black and white where, according to local people believe that as property and as the guardian deity of the temple from the bad influence.

Temple built by Nirartha who managed to strengthen the trust of the population will Balinese Hindu teachings and build the heaven Sad in the 16th century.

Odalan or feast at the temple is celebrated every 210 days, the same as pretending to others. The fall close to the celebration of Galungan and Kuningan is exactly on the Holy Day of Buda Cemeng Langkir. At that time, people who pray will be busy praying at this temple.

The function of this temple can be realized from the function of the main temple building, located in the main temple. In this place, there was a major temple to worship the gods in the form of god Varuna or Bhatara Segara, the power of the sea. Media worship for the god of the temple is a 5 storey building while the 3-storey temple in the northern part of this area purport to worship Dang Hyang Nirartha.

Tanah Lot temple in order to know the status of Pura Tanah Lot temple can be realized from the history, function and the presence of devotees also entered pray during a ceremony held in this temple. In this case can be expressed as follows:

Tanah Lot temple as dang Goda (Great Sacred Temple in Bali), because of the history and Penyiwi (People taking care of the temple) is from local people of Tabanan district and surrounding areas.

Pura Tanah Lot Temple as Segara, because that serves as a shrine for the worship of Lord Segara, the manifestation of God as the God of the sea power.

A unique animal can be seen in the area of ​​the Tanah Lot temple ni, is a snake that can generally be found on the beach, part of the stomach no bark crosswise, snake sea water is very dangerous, but cases of snake bites are very rare, because the snake sea water is generally very passive.

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