Bali Calendars

List of festivities of culture and traditions of the Balinese. The special calendar system in Bali rotates every 210 days, called the pawukon, governs the daily chores, elaborate rites of passage a Balinese goes through throughout their entire lives, especially small to grand temple anniversaries.

The Saka New Year celebrations on other side, is based on another different calendar also valid on some festivities and celebrations in Bali. This turn of the Saka year is celebrated in total silence throughout the island, and whole Bali literally shuts down into total silence. A lot other cultural events and highlights, including many international art, music and sport events are also part of the Bali experience.