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Bali Bombing 2002, Tri Hita Karana and the Kuta Karnival

An incredible response to a massive terrorist bombing tragedy   Kuta Karnival parade launch (27 Sept. 2009) by Miss Indonesia 2009  A Celebration of Life The Kuta Karnival, which ran for several years, was an annual festival in October held in and around Kuta Beach. Although the event was called ‘A Celebration of Life’, its origin […]

Why I oppose ‘reconverting’ Hagia Sophia into a mosque

A decree was signed by Erdogan on 10 July 2020 to ‘re-convert’ the Hagia Sophia into a mosque, following the ruling by a Turkish court to annul the decision made by Kemal’s Ataturk’s cabinet in 1935 to convert the building, which was a mosque for nearly five hundred years, since around 1453 when Constantinople was […]