Ngaben Ceremony at Songan Village Batur
The island of Bali Ngaben ceremony is one of the island famous ceremony in the world. Because here in Bali the cremation ceremony is done uniquely, vibrantly, majestically, and artistically. The processes attract many people from around the world to witness it. For Balinese, ngaben is a sacred and important ceremony because by doing ngaben the family of the deceased could free his/her soul from worldly ties. By this ceremony the family hopes that their relative will go to heaven and could reincarnate as a better person or even moksha (united with God).
Below are some of the photos of Ngaben ceremony held at Songan village in Batur central of Bali: