Melukat is to purify the mind and the soul is spiritual in man.The ceremony is carried down through the generations by Hindus to this day. Purification spiritually means to eliminate the influence of dirty / klesa in themselves. This tradition held in the temple TirthaEmpul, Tampaksiring, Bali, Indonesia. melukat derived from sulukat the su means good and lukat which means purification. The ceremony melukat led by stakeholders. offerings like prascita and bayuan that prepared by the given spells. People will diupacarai be charmed first by stakeholders. After pemantraan completed, people will in Ceremony doused with Coconut water ivory. After the bath water ivory palm, the ritual followed by bathing in a lake, river, sea or baths that are believed to bring fortune. The ceremony is performed during the full moon, tilem, KajengPOND.The ceremony melukat often performed rollicking, for example, by school, department, government, or the local community. The ceremony was held at the historic sites, in temples, baths, and sea in Bali.
The best place for rituals melukat in natural water sources, the meeting of two, waterfalls, rivers or the sea. In Bali there are many places melukat well as:
1. Pura TirtaEmpul
The TirtaEmpul Temple Bali divisions including traditional gate along with shrines to Shiva, Vishnu, Brahma, Mt. Batur, and Indra. There is also a large open pavilion on the main page, useful for relaxing in shade.But which became the main attraction here is the rectangular pool carved out of the rock, filled with koi and fed by the sacred springs through the 12 fountains. Worshippers first make an offering at the temple, then climb into the main pond to bathe and pray. Many collect holy water in bottles to take home. Nearby there are two small pools fed by a spring. Facing the temple on the hill above are surprisingly modern buildings: the Government Palace, was built in 1954. Originally home to the Dutch authorities, it was later used by former President Sukarno during frequent trips to Bali. Pura TirtaEmpulTampaksiring located in the village, accessible by public transport from Ubud.
2. Pura Gunung Kawi
Gunung Kawi is located just 1 km north of Tampaksiring from the road to the right. This location is a sign posted as you get close. The entire site is located in the valley of a small river (River Pakrisan) and requires you to climb into a set of steps past local vendors less. The scenery is quite the rice fields in the view and the local women wash their clothes in a small stream as you pass. 3. Pura SelukatPura Selukat in the field 'Subak lever' rice, Keramas village, Blahbatuh, Gianyar. The extent of about 8 hectares divided into Tri Mandala, which connects the side, a compound to the middle and offal. At the Main Mandala (private space / holy) is Padmasana building, GedongPenyimpenan and a pair Maharsi (holy priest) statue. In the complex to the center (Madya Mandala) only Gedong (building) where there is a shower that the drain from the fountain in the temple Selukat. In GedongPatirtan no water source patirtan consists of three sources, from the west, north and east. While at the complex to the side of the building there is Pesandekan (break) and two bathrooms water source comes from Gedong for melukat residents who came to the Temple Selukat.
4. Pura DalemPingit, Sebatu-Gianyar
5. Mertha Sari Beach-Sanur-Denpasar
6. Pura Campuhan, Padanggalak-Denpasar
7.The Imam Place (peranda, healers (shamans), ashrams and stakeholders) or according to their instructions.