Americans, Tommy Schaefer (rigth picture) and Heather Louise Mack the accused in the murder of Sheila von Wiese Mack, listening to the indictment of the prosecutor in the first trial at Denpasar Court on Wednesday. Prosecutor charged them with premeditated murder with the maximum of death penalty. (The Bali Times/ANT)

Residents and tourists watched cremation of Ubud’s public figures,  Tjokorda Raka Sukawati at the cremation ceremony in Ubud, Bali, on Tuesday (9/12). The ceremony was witnessed by a  thousands of residents and tourists as well as to pay their last respects.  The Bali Times/ANT

Hundreds of teachers performed Baris Dance in a series of the 2014 National Teacher Day in Denpasar, Bali, on Tuesday (25/11). The activity was followed by 300 teachers throughout the city of Denpasar as a form of creative art and culture at the same time generating the spirit of teachers in improving the quality of […]

A number of dancers performed Sekar Jepun Dance and Mapeed ritual (bottom right) in cultural parade in Mengwi, Badung Regency, Bali, on Wednesday. The cultural arts activities take place October 29 to November 16, to celebrate the 5th Anniversary of Mangupura City as the capital of Badung regency. Photograph by The Bali Times/ANT

Some residents threw ketupat (rice cakes boiled in plaited young coconut leaves) towards other residents in the tradition of Ketupat War at Puseh Temple, Kapal Village, Badung, Bali, on Tuesday. The annual tradition is held by the local people as an act of gratitude to God Almighty for the fertility of agricultural land and has […]

Two young men beat at each other with a rattan cane in cultural attractions of Gebug Ende at Taman Ujung, Karangasem Regency, Bali, on Thursday. Rattan War is a sacred art from the village of Seraya, Karangasem regency, which usually only held to invoke rain in the dry season. Photograph by The Bali Times/ANT

A number children brought the Rejang Dewa dance at the opening of the 2014 Festival Puputan Badung in Denpasar, on Saturday. The activities that is held for a month nvolving around 1000 artists to commemorate 108 years of the Battle of Badung War, that is the fight to death of Badung citizens against the Dutch […]

Travelers and volunteers lifted a green turtle (Chelonia Mydas) at the re-release of the rare animal in Kuta Beach, Bali, on Wednesday. A total of 9 green turtles were seized from smugglers, which then released to their habitat by police as a tourist attraction.Photograph by The Bali Times/ANT