Emper-emper

  • rags made of dirty clothes on string
  • used in lieu of a fence because Balinese people will not walk under dirty clothe
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Kasar
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Northern Form
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Usage Examples

Buka dewane ungkulin emper emper.
Literally: Like a god with dirty rags hung over him, referring to the fact that it is dangerous to do this because the god will never be close to you; refers to a person who is distant and not friendly, and used as a warning to others not to put anything on top of a shrine that is ritually unclean.