70th anniversary of Puputan Margarana Puri Dajuma, Beach Eco-Resort & Spa, West Bali

70th anniversary of Puputan Margarana

Everybody visiting Indonesia heard about Colonel Ngurah Raï whose name is celebrated everywhere including in the name of Bali International Airport. But very few know that this national hero landed with his troops on the beach in front of Dajuma … Read More

MORNING' GREETING Puri Dajuma, Beach Eco-Resort & Spa, West Bali Culture Dajuma Eco-Resort People West Bali

MORNING’ GREETING

One specific feature of Dajuma is the special relationship between our staff and young kids. In all parts of the resort, a special attention is given to them in terms of equipment such as swings, slide, balls, buoys, wading pools, … Read More

SELAMAT HARI RAYA GALUNGAN & KUNINGAN ! Puri Dajuma, Beach Eco-Resort & Spa, West Bali

SELAMAT HARI RAYA GALUNGAN & KUNINGAN !

Last Wednesday, Sept 7th, the Balinese started the celebration of Galungan which commemorates every 210 days, the triumph of Dharma (good) against Adharma (evil). It marks the time when the ancestral spirits visit the Earth. The last day of the … Read More

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5 APRIL 1946

Last Tuesday took place a great commemoration on the large beach just in front of Puri Dajuma. It was 60 years when Lt Col I Gusti Ngurah Raï landed here with his soldiers from East Java, after the Dutch army blocked the access to … Read More

TEMPLE FESTIVAL AND FOOLMOON AT PURI DAJUMA

TEMPLE FESTIVAL AND FOOLMOON AT PURI DAJUMA

Located besides the SPA on West side and above the ocean,  Puri Dajuma’s main temple is a major place for its staff, mostly Hindous. The temple houses a holy Mask brought from Java some years ago with great fanfare,  many ceremonies … Read More

NYEPI CELEBRATION

NYEPI CELEBRATION

Nyepi is probably the most extraordinary celebration in Bali. Can you imagine a full day of silence commemorated every Saka new year which fell on March 9th this year, where people all around the island stay at home with lights … Read More

Happy Galungan Day Puri Dajuma, Beach Eco-Resort & Spa, West Bali

Happy Galungan Day

Galungan is a great day for Hindus, that comes every six months. During this period one can see these beautiful decorations called Penjor along the roads, everywhere in Bali. Penjor itself means a manifestation of gratitude of Balinese people to … Read More

OFFERINGS TO THE GODS Puri Dajuma, Beach Eco-Resort & Spa, West Bali

OFFERINGS TO THE GODS

Bali is a beautiful island, full of history and culture. Among all its traditions, there is one consisting in making offerings to the gods that surprises most tourists. Three times a day, the Balinese meticulously prepare charming small baskets called … Read More

Celebrating Christmas Puri Dajuma, Beach Eco-Resort & Spa, West Bali

Celebrating Christmas

In a multicultural environment where all religions are present and living peacefully together, Christmas has been celebrated at Dajuma like everywhere else in the island. A great moment of sharing without forgetting the delicious buffet served in the sunset and … Read More

WILD WEST BALI Puri Dajuma, Beach Eco-Resort & Spa, West Bali

WILD WEST BALI

We are not the only one to be in love with West Bali : long ignored by tourist guides, Bali west is finally recognized as one of the most beautiful parts of the island with its unique natural and cultural treasures: … Read More

SARASWATI CELEBRATION Puri Dajuma, Beach Eco-Resort & Spa, West Bali

SARASWATI CELEBRATION

Last Saturday, the Balinese people celebrated Dewi Saraswati, the Godness for science, knowledge, arts and wisdom. The day before, they did a mental preparation while cleaning and rearranging their books because, on Saraswati day, the books are blessed and the Balinese people … Read More

SURPRISE BIRTHDAY FOR ANNA! Puri Dajuma, Beach Eco-Resort & Spa, West Bali

SURPRISE BIRTHDAY FOR ANNA!

A beautiful tradition in our hotel is to celebrate birthdays of our guests by surprise. This is what happened recently with Anna from France, for her 13th anniversary. After a delicious dinner served in our Teppanyaki restaurant, suddenly the lights … Read More