On 15 July 2008, one of Bali's largest ever cremation ceremonies in the last three decades took place in the culturally vibrant “village” of Ubud. Three royal figures and 68 commoners were cremated. This photoblog is a record of that wonderful day.

The coffin is moved into position

The coffin is moved into position. Note: there are no safety nets or anything – if they slip, they are dead.