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On our wide-spread premise we house several stone statues made by local Balinese stone carvers.

It is a Balinses tradition and necessity to put up stone figures as well as special offering statues/ places on the entire grounds. These statues are meant for protection and to keep away the evil spirits.

The lion is facing to the east,  guarding the entrances.

Balinese lion guardian

Lion statue

The elephants, female and male are the guardians of the whole place.

Elephant statue

Elephant in the garden

The water goddess is the guardian of the “Home of the Water Angel”, our secluded meditation spot in the midst of lush nature.

Guardian of the meditation spot

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