Musti

  • length measurement used in traditional Balinese architecture (Asta Kosala Kosali)
  • it is the distance between wrist and outstretched thumb of fist
  • must
  • will
Andap
musti
Kasar
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Alus sor
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Alus mider
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Alus madya
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Alus singgih
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Mider
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Bali dataran dialect
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Bali aga dialect
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Usage Examples

⚙ Usage examples pulled from the Virtual Library


In Balinese:   Manut awilang kramane, upacara Menek Kelih nenten musti kalaksanayang, nika mawinan wenten teruna-teruni Baline nenten naenin kaupacarang Menek Kelih yadiastun ipun sampun menek bajang teruna.

In English:   For some people, Menek Kelih ritual is not compulsory.

In Indonesian:   Bagi sebagian masyarakat, melakukan upacara Menek Kelih bukanlah hal yang wajib, sehingga beberapa anak Bali tidak pernah melangsungkan upacara ini walaupun dia telah beranjak remaja.

In Balinese:   Manut dresta, ajeng-ajengan lan toya kaaturang duanging atma sane sampun matilar musti ngamolihang sarira sane anyar mangda prasida ngalanturang pamargi salanturnyane.

In English:   As is traditioned, food and water are offered because the departing soul must obtain new material body so that (s)he can enter the next stage of evolutionary process.

In Indonesian:   Sesuai tradisi, makanan dan air dipersembahkan sebab roh orang yang meninggal harus mendapatkan badan material agar bisa masuk ke tahap evolusi selanjutnya.

In Balinese:   Mangda sang atma mrasidayang ngalanturang lampah ipun ring gumi pitra (genah sang pitara irika ipun nerima danda utawi phala parilaksanan ipun di gumine), ipun musti nerima angga sarira sane anyar sane malakar aji dhatu toya.

In English:   In order to continue its journey to the afterlife (to Pitraloka, the realm of the ancestors where one will be judged according to one’s past deeds on Earth), one must accept new gross body made of watery element.

In Indonesian:   Agar roh dapat meneruskan perjalanannya ke alam pitra (alam para leluhur di mana dia menerima semua akibat perbuatannya di Bumi), dia harus menerima badan baru yang terbuat dari unsur air.

In Balinese:   Dinane jani tiang musti luas ka sekolah padidian.

In English:   I'm taking the bus to school by myself!

In Indonesian:   Hari ini aku harus berangkat ke sekolah sendiri.