Sunday, 4 December 2016

Pura Tanah Lot Bali - The History and The Best Sunset

Pura Tanah Lot Bali, That is also famous wit the name Pura Luhur Tanah Lot is a holy Place of Hindu in Bali.
Pura in Bali language means Hindu religious Shrine. This Place has Very beautiful Natural Scenery with The Best Sunset in Bali.


Pura Tanah Lot Bali

Tanah lot is one tourist place in Bali that you can enjoy Sunset. The temple is located on the waterfront Tanah Lot and standing on a sea rock solid and strong.
Its western side there is also a temple called Pura Batu Bolong which also has a view that is not less beautiful.

Tanah Lot comes from the word "Tanah" Which Means LAND, and the word "Lot" means SEA. as it was located in the sea or on the beach to float when the water tide, it means Tanah Lot means a country or island, which lies on the sea, therefore, people also call Tanah Lot.

Located in Beraban Village, Districts Kediri, Tabanan. Tanah lot will be one of Your best destination in Bali Indonesia. It is 25 kilometer from Denpasar.

History of Pura Tanah Lot

His name is DanHyang Nirartha. He came to Bali to Spread Hindu Religion. He is from Blambangan (Now, Banyuwangi). He is Holy Priest and people in Bali sometimes call him DangHyang Dwijendra or Pedanda Sakti Wawu Rawuh. 

One day in his long journey, Dang Hyang Nirartha arrived and stopped at a beach there are rocks and also there are springs, the rock called Beo Gili, "Gili" means a small island and "Beo" means birds, so the Gili Beo means small island that resembles a bird. it is Beraban Village area and is led by Bendesa Beraban Sakti at the time.

There, Dang Hyang Nirartha teaches Religion and Morality to people. It is not favored by Bendesa Beraban sakti as Leader. Bendesa Beraban Sakti became angry and he invited his followers to expel Dang Hyang Nirartha of the region. But with his supernatural power, Dang Hyang Nirartha moves Gili Beo a little to the middle of the sea and he creates snake of the shawl he used to keep Gili Beo stay safe from malicious attacks.

After that incident, Gili Beo changed its name to Tanah Lot (Land on the sea).

Sunset Scenery and Best Time Visiting Tanah Lot

To be able to enjoy the beauty of Pura Tanah Lot with the cool sunset, it is recommended to visit Tanah Lot at a dusk or Evening with sunny weather. at 04 Pm - 07 Pm is the best time to visit tanah Lot. at The time (4-7 PM) we can enjoy the beauty of the sunset .

Sunset Tanah lot Bali
Sunset in Tanah Lot, it is taken by Vedrangreget (Instagram)

Sunset in Tanah Lot







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