Sacred dances, danced at every temple ceremony, ritual dances, dedicated to the god. Mostly perform in the main area of the temple (Jeroan)
Rejang : A Sacred Dance
Rejang Dance at Temple, Pura Catur Bhuana
Rejang is a sacred dance that usually performs during the temple ceremony procession.
This dance normally danced by the very young girls who have not been yet menstruating.
read article of Rejang Dewa
Baris : Warrior’s dance
Baris Jago Dance at Temple, Pura Catur Bhuana
Baris is a warrior dance.
the word of baris means ‘line’.
Sacred Baris dance usually danced by adult men with military formation in the temple.
Pendet : Ritual Welcome dance
Pendet Dance at Temple,Pura Dalem Gede Peliatan
Simple dance. Sacred Pendet dance usually danced by married woman who holding the holy water, incense or offerings.
read article Pendet Wali
Sacred Barong is symbol of the god which object of worship in temple.
© Windi Eka Setiawan
Sanghyang is a sacred Balinese dance for ritual purification.
These are many kind of Balinese Sacred Dances. Some of these which mostly perform in Peliatan.