Bukit Mundi Temple

There is one unique temple in Bali, namely Pura Mundi Nusa Penida. The uniqueness of this temple lies in its location. This temple is located at the highest peak in Nusa Penida. With its location, the tourists not only can see the beauty of the temple building, but also get a bonus of beautiful scenery of Nusa Penida from a height. Pura Puncak Mundi Nusa Penida is still very beautiful and green. Many tall trees grow in this region. Even visitors can find wild monkeys that live around the temple location. Because the monkeys here are still wild, it is advisable that you keep your luggage. Due to the monkeys’ apathy this could have brought the goods you had taken forcibly by them. Pura Puncak Mundi there are three temples namely Pura Beji is the first temple, then Pura Krangkeng and Pura Mundi which is stana Ida Batara Lingsir. At Pura Puncak Mundi there is a unique padmasana with seam and four pillars different from the building padmasana in general. Padmasana in Pura Mundi is decorated with stiliran kala and vine motif as a symbol of Shiva Buddha. The location is divided into three namely jaba sides, middle jaba and innards. Uniquely, the area of ​​the middle jaba wider and the area of ​​the innards. Bale pekemitan there are many in the area jaba sides and middle jaba. The existence of Pura Mundi is believed to have existed since the year 50 Saka. Told that time Batara Guru (the embodiment of Lord Shiva) descended to the world in the peak of Bukit Mundi and transformed into a human being. Batara Guru transformed into a wise priest (Phandita). He is known by the name of Dukuh Jumpungan which is very magical unmatched. In addition to sakti, he is also known for his knowledge in the field of literature. Puncak Puncak Mundi is in the highest place on the mainland of Nusa Penida namely Puncak Bukit Mundi. Precisely included in the area of ​​Hamlet Rata, Batukandik Village, Nusa Penida. The road is full of inclines and winding because it lies at an altitude of about 521 mdpl. However, no need to worry about road access there because it has been paved nice so it is quite comfortable to pass. To get to Pura Mundi takes about 60 minutes from the Port of Nusa Penida. Because it is in the altitude, for you who want to do tirta yatra or just want to visit Pura Mundi should wear a thick jacket or clothes because the weather is very cold. After doing yatra tirta in Pura Mundi, many tourists who spend time lingering in this location. Because in addition to the cool and cool air, the landscape created from the heights of Bukit Mundi look beautiful eyes. In addition, the pujujali at the Pura Mundi Temple is held every six months on every Umanis Prangbakat Buddha. Come to Pura Puncak Mundi, not just cultural and religious tourism is gained. But also refresing the mind from fatigue while looking at the green and ash of the view from the peak of Bukit Mundi Nusa Penida.


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