Sampian

  • offering decorative element in an offering that: 1.e always has porosan attached to it or associated with it
  • 2. is always placed at the top of the offering, over everthing else
  • 3. not used as a container for anything in the offering except, sometimes, flowers. Sampian usually consist of intricately cut young coconut leaves, busung, skewered together
  • size and degree of elaborateness vary greatly
  • . sometimes sampian are much bigger than the rest of the contents of the offering thus obscuring it. There are many types of sampian, each with a different name and used for a different purpose
Andap
sampian
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

Sampian wenten sarwe canang ring duur bantene.
No translation exists for this example.

⚙ Usage examples pulled from the Virtual Library


In Balinese:   Ring dudonan upacarane, wenten asiki upacara sane ramya pisan kabawos Siat Sampian, utawi perang sampian.

In English:   Within the ceremony, there is a unique event called Siat Sampian, or War of Sampian.

In Indonesian:   Dalam rangkaian piodalan ini, ada satu upacara meriah yang bernama Siat Sampian, atau perang sampian.

In Balinese:   Ring dudonan upacarane, wenten asiki upacara sane ramya pisan kabawos Siat Sampian, utawi perang sampian.

In English:   Within the ceremony, there is a unique event called Siat Sampian, or War of Sampian.

In Indonesian:   Dalam rangkaian piodalan ini, ada satu upacara meriah yang bernama Siat Sampian, atau perang sampian.