Tumpek Krulut, also known as Compassion Day, is an event celebrated every 210 days on the island. The event’s name says it all.
As a day when locals express their gratitude for life and life’s blessings, it is easy to understand why this day is considered a very sacred day for the Balinese.
Tumpek Krulut Date in 2024, Compassion Day in Bali, Indonesia
For foreigners, this is the perfect platform to get a feel of the Balinese lifestyle and the daily activities that the locals are engaged in. In previous years, Tumpek Krulut brought tourists, the local community and religious leaders together. In doing so, Bali prides itself as being culturally diverse.
Foreigners on the island can be part of these celebrations by stepping out on the scheduled Saturday to uphold the values that the Balinese celebrate. Make an offering to someone less fortunate, or donate to a charity. Your contribution will be appreciated.