Nunas

nuns/
  • to ask god for something you want; to pray for
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Northern Form
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Usage Examples

Tiang jagi nunas tirta penyucian.
May I be given holy water?

I Luh: Dadi sibarengan niki nangkil ka Pura Tirta Empul? Dewi: Nggih, Mbok lakar malukat tur nunas tirta penyucian.
[example 1]
I Luh: What a coincident that we both are here at Tirta Empul Temple? Dewi: Yes, I am going to perform a purification and also ask for holy water.

The temple prayer of Balinese people in general consists of three parts: Pengajum

(worship to the majesty of God), ngaturang suksma (manifestation of gratefulness), and

nunas sinampura or panaksama (apology for sins).

Titiang nunas pitulung.
I need your help.

  1. BASAbali Software
  2. Sugi Lanus, "Puja Tri Sandhya: Indian Mantras Recomposed and Standardised in Bali" The Journal of Hindu Studies 2014; 7:243–272