The Main Faith
THE expressions of faith are perceived to be essential to survival. They are continually immersed in Hinduism, and their daily actions are an expression of it. One of the most holistic of all faiths in its expression.
The Hindu faith overwhelming majority presence is clear and is made all the more obvious by the colorful and extravagant nature of religion, particularly in its Balinese form.
The sheer number of ceremonial occasions as well as daily ritualistic requirements, the importance of colorful dress in each of these, the emphasis on size resulting in larger than life effigies and fruit towers as displays of loyalty to the faith-these demonstrate Hinduism's central presence in the local community and reflect its importance.