Metatah

  • Hindu-Balinese religious ceremonies if a child has grown up, it can also be interpreted as a way of paying debts by parents to their children because they can eliminate the six bad qualities in humans. (Verb)
Media
metatah
Kasar
Unknown [edit]
Halus
metatah
Northern Form
Unknown [edit]

Usage Examples

Ring Bali, pamargi upacara matatah taler sanekebaos mapandes puniki kelaksanayang maduluran antuk sastra agama Hindu, mekadi lontar Jadma Prawerti, lontar Kala Tatwa, lontar Eka Pratama, kekawin Gatot Kacasraya, miwahkekawin smara dahana.
[example 1]
No translation exists for this example.

No translation exists for this example.

⚙ Usage examples pulled from the Virtual Library


In Balinese:   Upacara puniki nenten kautamayang kadi Metatah utawi Wiwaha, nanging maduwe arti indike anak bajang teruna sampun ngamedalang paobahan ring raga lan suksman ipun.

In English:   That is why a number of Balinese teenagers never have this ceremony even though they have entered puberty.

In Indonesian:   Upacara ini tidak sepenting Metatah atau Wiwaha, namun memiliki makna bahwa si anak telah mengalami perubahan fisik dan mental sehingga perlu proses pendidikan dan pembinaan yang berbeda.
  1. Agus Yogi Pranata