23 April 2012

Tirtha Empul Temple – An Ancient Hindu Temple In Bali

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One of the most important religious sites in Bali, Tirtha Empul Temple is venerated by Bali’s Hindu devotees. Centrally located, this ancient Hindu temple dates back to 926 A.D and was constructed during the Warmadewa dynasty. The temple is famed for its spring which is believed to have special healing and purifying qualities. Thus many Hindu devotees come to the temple in order to bathe in this holy water which has become an attraction in its own right. Those heading to the island in search of unique Uluwatu hotels can stay at Anantara Uluwatu Bali. One of the premier Bali resorts, it offers luxurious villas and a host of contemporary comforts.