Padmasana

  • shrine, important shrine that is found in many temples
  • it has an empty chair for Betara Surya
  • should have an eight leafed lotus, one leaf for each of the gods of the eight directions
  • often the world-turtle bedawang is depicted at the bottom, with the two attendant nagas. The layers of the shrine represent the undrworld, middle world of man, and the highest worlds of the gods. It is a symbol of the sacred mountain, Gunung Meru. A similar shrine without the Bedawang Nala is called padmasari
Andap
padmasana
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

Tyang sampun mebakti ring Padmasana
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