Boma

evom,
  • the name of the painting (carving) in the form of a face (giant) (Noun)
  • fanged face of whom appears above many gate-entrances to the inner courtyards of temples, its function being to prevent evil spirits from entering, accoording to some authorities. Alternatively if a person tries to enter the temple with bad feeling, Bhoma is supposed to change the feeleings. He blesses those with good feeling.
Andap
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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

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Luung pesan boma sané gelahe tekén Ketut.
[example 1]
It is very good that the giant face painting owned by Ketut.

⚙ Usage examples pulled from the Virtual Library

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  1. Dewi Juliana