Royal Temple of Mengwi BALI Empire

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Photo and caption by Rudy Amin

Pursuant to Papyrus Chronicle of the Mengwi (Lontar Babad Mengwi), the temple which is now referred by Taman Ayun Temple that it had been newly sanctified in the year 1634 M and it is named with Taman Ahyun Temple. The word of Ahyun is coming from from the root word Hyun meaning a temple is founded in the park (pool with the beautiful garden), The function of Taman Ayun Temple is a place to pray the god in their manifestation. According to Astadewata, the special God is worshiped in Taman Ayun Temple is the God in manifestation as a Wisnu God which his palace located in top of Mangu mount

Location: Taman Ayun - Badung - Bali - Indonesia

 

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