Pura Besakih (Paperback)

Temple, Religion and Society in Bali (Verhandelingen Van Het Koninklijk Instituut Voor Taal- #193)

By D. J. Stuart-Fox

Brill, 9789067181464, 476pp.

Publication Date: January 1, 2002

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Description

This study of Pura Besakih--the paramount Hindu temple on Bali, which has developed over more than a thousand years into a great complex of 22 separate temples--combines an analysis of textual and historical sources with the fieldwork methods of anthropology to create a unified interpretation of this great temple.


About the Author

David J. Stuart-Fox was educated at the University of Sydney and the Australian National University in Canberra. He is currently librarian at the National Museum of Ethnology in Leiden.