Saraswati and Pagerwesi Day

Saraswati :
    This day is devoted to God’s Manifestation as Dewi Saraswati, the beautiful goddess of Knowledge, Art and Literature. On this day, books of knowledges, manuscripts and the Wedas are blessed and special offerings are made for them.

Pagerwesi :
    He name literally means ‘Iron Fence’,on which day ceremonies and prayers are held for strong mental and spiritual defence in welcoming the Galungan holiday. (guide)
This entry was posted in Culture and Art. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s