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.

Scaffolding and the bade

The scaffolding on the left has been constructed to allow Tjokorda Gde Agung Suyasa’s coffin to be placed in position at the top of the bade (tower)

Ready to move the coffin