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Bali & Beyond - - CRAFT & CULTURE -

he world is filled with a plethora of cul­tures and at­ti­tudes, but in gen­eral mar­riage can be de­fined as a le­gal agree­ment that gen­er­ates rights and obli­ga­tions be­tween spouses, their chil­dren and their in-laws. It is not just about a glam­orous re­cep­tion or an ex­pen­sive wed­ding ring – the cel­e­bra­tion is only the be­gin­ning.

In the Ba­li­nese Hindu reli­gion there are four stages in life, called Catur As­rama. To com­mit to mar­ried

A Ba­li­nese priest per­forms a pu­rifi­ca­tion rit­ual

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