• Sugian Bali is for remembering the Balinese who overcame the adharmaof Mayadenawa, or, alternatively a time for innner spiritual cleaning. The goal of all three days is purification.
  • three days Rebo through Sukra, (Wednesday through Friday) of the 10 Pawukon week, Sungsang are called Sugian (or Sugi): Sugian Tenten (or Pengenten), Sugian Jawa, and Sugian Bali. Galungan comes five days after Sugian Bali. The word sugian is derived from sugi, which means , or, taken broadly, . Sugian tenten is the day for awakening oneself to the approaching festival of Galungan
  • Sugian Jawa is for meditaetion and thanks for those Javanese who helped in the overethrow of Mayadenawa and the restoration of harmony, or, from another aspect, it is the day for spiritual cleansing of the outside of oneself
Alus sor
Alus mider
Alus madya
Alus singgih
Bali dataran dialect
Bali aga dialect

Usage Examples

Jani mekeken sugian jawa ajak sugian bali
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