15 Spectacular Photos Of A Scorching Fire Ritual In Bali
At rituals go, this frenzied fire party in Indonesia looks the most badass!
The "Mesabatan Api" ritual happens just before the Nyepi Day of Silence on March 30.
"Mesabatan Api" happens every year and involves Balinese men kicking and hurling fire around.
It takes place in Gianyar, Bali, Indonesia.
The fire symbolizes the purification of the universe and human body.
Smoldering coconut husks are hurled at people.
Nyepi is a Hindu celebration that happens every new year according to the Balinese calendar.
Activities such as working, watching television or travelling are restricted between the hours of 6am and 6pm.
The national holiday is one of self-reflection and meditation... how calming!
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