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Galungan and Kuningan is a Balinese celebrating the victory of dharma over adharma. It marks the time when the  ancestral spirit visit the Earth. The last day of the celebration is Kuningan, when they return. The date is calculated according to the 210 day Balinese calender  It is similar to Diwali, celebrated by Hindus in other parts of the world (India)

Galungan marks the beginning of the most important recurring religious ceremonies.The spirits of deceased relatives who have died and been cremated return to visit their former homes, and the current inhabitants have a responsibility to be hospitable through prayers and offerings. The most obvious sign of the celebrations are the penjor - bamboo poles with offerings suspended at the end. These are installed by the side of roads. A number of days around the Kuningan day have special names, and are marked by the organization of particular activities

 

Galungan begins on the Wednesday (Buda) of Dunggulan, the 11th week of the 210-day pawukon calendar. This means that there are often two celebrations

Day Activities Hindu in Lombok Before Galungan and Kuningan Day.

Day Activities
1 3 days before Penyekeban Cooking of bananas for offerings
2 2 days befor Penyajaan Making of jajan ( rice cakes)
3 1 day before Penampahan Slaughtering of pigs  for feasts
4 Galungan Galungan pray,offering at home & Temple
5 1 day after manis galungan visiting family,fun day recreation
6 10 days after Kuningan Prayers, offerings spirits return to heaven
7 11 days after manis Kuningan Fun day & recreation

This Year galungan day caming on wednesday may 30,2017 and kuningan day on Saturday june 10,2017, all Hindu relegion celebrating with glorious day.

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