Balinese Traditional Costume

While holidaying in Bali you may see an unique outfit of Balinese in temple or at some event. Women wear kebaya and men wear something in their head with white shirt and something like skirt, but that is the Balinese traditional outfits. Balinese always using it when they go to the temple, or some traditional ceremony like marriage, Galungan, Kuningan etc.

The philosophy of traditional Balinese clothing is basically based on the teachings of Sang Hyang Widhi, namely God who is believed to provide shade, peace and joy for Hindus who believe in him. Balinese traditional clothing is basically the same, namely obedience to Sang Hyang Widhi to experience the Balinese traditional dress are unforgettable memories

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