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Pelebon Royal Cremation

People of Ubud Readies For Bali's Royal Cremation

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Today i'm here in Ubud, Bali, Indonesia to witness the preparation of Royal Cremation of Raja Peliatan. In Balinese, Royal Cremation is called Pelebon, it's an high graded ceremony from Ngaben, the cremation ceremony.

Here are the teaser of the event,

Preparations are well underway for the Royal Cremation Ceremony of the IX-th Raja of Peliatan, Ida Dwagung Peliatan, who passed away on 20 August at the mature age of 71. The procession and cremation are to take place at Peliatan, near the town of Ubud, Bali, on Tuesday, 2 November starting 10.0 am local time.

You can read the complete cover story in Indonesia's Official Tourism website. visit

Posted by indtravel 00:17 Archived in Indonesia Tagged bali cremation ubud

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