Some residents watched the cremation ceremony in a mass cremation ceremony in the village of Bona, Gianyar, Bali, on Saturday. A total of 80 bodies were cremated simultaneously. Photograph by The Bali Times/ANT.

Dance performance at the opening of the 37th Bali Arts Festival (PKB) in Puputan Margarana Field, Denpasar, Bali, on Saturday. A number of art activities such as exhibitions, performances, competitions, parades, and gatherings will be held for a month in this annual event. Photograph by The Bali Times/ANT.

Two kids attacked each other using thorny pandanus leaves in the Mekaré- kare or Pandan War tradition at Tenganan Pegringsingan village, Karangasem Regency, Bali, on Monday. The annual tradition is a form of tribute to the God of War, which are believed to prevent the village from any disaster. Photograph by The Bali Times/ANT.

Hundreds of people lined up to cleanse themselves with water at the Banyu Pinaruh ceremony in Tirta Empul temple, Tampaksiring, Bali, on Sunday. Banyu Pinaruh is believed as a good time to cleanse self spiritually. Photograph by The Bali Times/ANT

Serginho Laus, professional Bore Rider, 2 times world record in Guinness Book after surfing the longest wave in to the Amazon river, enjoyed the barrels of Uluwatu. Read full article Bali – The Surfers’ Paradise. (Photograph by (Likoska/The Bali Times))

Hundreds of Balinese Hindus carried the sacred objects to the spring in the Melasti ceremony at Besakih Temple, Karangasem Regency, Bali, on Wednesday. The ritual is held for purification of sacred objects, humans and the nature before the worship ceremony is held that centered in Bali’s largest temple. (The Bali Times/ANT)

Two youth attacked each other with burned-coconut husk in the tradition of “Mesabatan Api” or fire war in the village of Petulu, Gianyar Regency, Bali, on Friday. The annual tradition was held to welcome Nyepi  or Seclusion Day, wishing for harmony, natural cleanse and also to foster fraternity. (The Bali Times/ANT)

A volunteer of “Mercy Campaign” light a candle in front of the prison door ahead of the transferring process for two Australians on death row, Myuran Sukumaran and Andrew Chan in Kerobokan, Denpasar, lastweek. (The Bali Times/ANT)