|The Banana War Ceremony|
Tuesday, July 4, 2017
As for the purpose of the ceremony is the Banana War in order to choose a Chairman and also Vice Chairman of a youth group in the village. By way of doing tests and mental test in advance to the candidates who will be the leader of the local village. It is reasonable to just happen because of the nature of philosophy and the history of war itself is only known in depth by traditional Balinese society, especially those living in the Tenganan Village Culture. The famous Balinese people have a sense against a high artistry coupled with obedience in running various commands and cultural norms as well as the surge adds to a growing religiosity of the developments of art and tradition in the island of the gods. The impact of it all is the Balinese people are known to have many ceremonies or religious nuances of the show is thick and has run in generations.
The unique thing that turned out to do battle not to cause resentment among fellow youth who have been attacked, the two young men without mercy because it realized that it was done just run Rite only. To temper the anger or resentment mainly from two young men to a former adversary, the ceremony usually ends with Megibung or eating together, followed by all the villagers.
Process there are at least 16 young men chosen by Kelian custom as opposed to in the war against the candidate of the Chairman and the Deputy Chairman by the youth group of the village. The overall youth of 16 people later gathered in the corners of the village, the village that is home to change out of their clothes. Their shirts were replaced with custom suits, sarongs, and cloth headdress known as udeng.
Attraction among tourists visiting Bali is not only on its natural beauty are indeed capable of anesthetized eye every that looked at it, but also devoted to various Festival of art and its traditions. One of them, namely the banana War Ceremony.