Contents

  • BALI: VITAL STATISTICS
  • 2THE BIG BANG
  • 3BALINESE AFRICAN ORIGINS: WAVE 1
  • 4BALINESE AFRICAN ORIGINS: WAVE 2
  • 5APPEARANCES CAN BE DECEPTIVE
  • 6BALI’S EARLY DAYS
  • 7OLD BALINESE KINGS
  • 8THE MAJAPAHITS
  • 9THE SPICE RACE
  • 10GOING DUTCH
  • 11THE DUTCH TAKE BALI
  • 12LIFE UNDER THE DUTCH
  • 13CULTURAL TOURISM
  • 14JAPANESE OCCUPATION, NATIONAL REVOLUTION
  • 15INDEPENDENCE
  • 16THE EARTH MOVED
  • 17BALINESE CALENDARS
  • 18BALINESE HINDUISM
  • 19CORE BELIEFS
  • 20HOLY WATER! HOLY SMOKE! HOLY MOLY!
  • 21CHRISTIANS AND MUSLIMS
  • 22RICE GLORIOUS RICE
  • 23BALINESE EATING HABITS
  • 24BALINESE RECIPES
  • 25THREE BALINESE STORIES
  • 26NAMES, TITLES AND CASTES
  • 27EVERYTHING COMES IN 3S AND BALINESE ETIQUETTE
  • 28BALINESE OFFERINGS
  • 29BALINESE COCKFIGHTS
  • 30BALINESE SYMBOLISM
  • 31A PASSION FOR CLASSIFICATION
  • 32BALINESE TEMPLES
  • 33TYPES OF TEMPLES
  • 34HOLY MEN AND WOMEN
  • 35BALINESE ARCHITECTURE
  • 36A CEREMONY A DAY
  • 37RITES OF PASSAGE
  • 38GETTING MARRIED
  • 39THE BALINESE WAY OF DYING
  • 40A TEMPLE CEREMONY
  • 41THE MOTHER OF ALL TEMPLES, THE MOTHER OF ALL CEREMONIES
  • 42A SELECTION OF MAJOR TEMPLES
  • 43ISLAND-WIDE CEREMONIES
  • 44BALINESE ORGANISATIONS
  • 45THE EPICS
  • 46TRADITIONAL BALINESE PAINTING
  • 47ARTISTIC ENDEAVOUR
  • 48CARVING WOOD AND STONE
  • 49BALINESE MASKS
  • 50BALINESE DANCES
  • 51DANCE REVIEW
  • 52TRANCE DANCES
  • 53SHADOW PUPPET PERFORMANCES
  • 54MUSIC IN BALI
  • 55GAMELAN INSTRUMENTS
  • 56BALINESE DRESS
  • 57TEXTILE TECHNIQUES
  • 58BALINESE TEXTILES
  • 59MADS LANGE AND WALTER SPIES
  • 60SUMMING UP: DO THE BALINESE THINK LIKE WESTERNERS?

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