Wayan Sugih, 68, is a gamelan teacher from Legian Kaja, Kuta What’s the greatest lesson life has taught you? To be healthy. Because without our health we can’t really live. What’s most important? Happiness – it’s means everything. What advice you would give the younger generations? Stay away from evil and crime, and don’t […]

  I Made Griya, 60, from Karangasem is a retired salesman What’s the greatest lesson life has taught you? To always return to God to find peace. What’s most important? Having a job so you can make money and feed your family. What advice you would give the younger generations? Stay away from drugs, and […]

  Ketut Tangkep, 80, is a retired farmer from Uluwatu and father of four. What’s the greatest lesson life has taught you? To appreciate one’s elders. What’s most important? Work. What advice you would give the younger generations? Stay away from drugs. Are you worried about dying? I am scared. I want to live forever. […]

Iluh Mudani, 60, from Kuta, is a mother of three who used to work in a rice factory and now owns a foodstall in Denpasar. What’s the greatest lesson life has taught you? Time will say. Let your life flow. What’s most important? Family and money. What advice would you give the younger generations? Be […]

Wayan Nendri, 70, is from Denpasar and sells banana-leaf handicrafts for offerings at Badung Market. What’s the greatest lesson life has taught you? It has taught me how to sew and how to make good banana-leaf handicrafts for offerings and to sell them. What’s most important? Health, God and family, although I never got married […]

Wayan Nadri, 60, from Denpasar, sells offerings and decorations for temples. She has two children and four grandchildren. What’s the greatest lesson life has taught you? To be strong and try to do good for others as much as possible. What’s most important? My family. What advice would you give the younger generations? Get a […]

Wayan Sayun, 80, is a temple servant who has never married or left her hometown of Anturan in northern Bali. What’s the greatest lesson life has taught you? To accept my life the way it is. What’s most important? My parents were the most important thing. What advice would you give the younger generations? We […]

I Dewa Putu Putrayasa Batuan, 73 is a retired teacher from Ubud who now owns an art gallery and a restaurant. He has six children and 16 grandchildren. What’s the greatest lesson life has taught you? Selling my paintings has helped me to improve my social life and has opened up a whole new world […]

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