13th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Melasti procession, Bali
Melasti procession is a Bali Hindu ceremony to purify Buana Alit (human body) and Buana Agung (the universe). The ceremony followed by people bringing all the equipments and symbols of God to the sea/beach or other water source that believed by Hindu people as a place to purify all the elements of the universe.
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