The celebration of Chinese New Year is also referred to spring festival. This festive is animated by flying dragon, lion dance or Barongsai, fortune cookies, and fireworks. All places are well dressed up by the red and gold as the dominant colors. In Bali, the Chinese New Year is usually celebrated by tourists and also Balinese with Chinese descent. Here is the ultimate guideline of the celebration to help you on your way. Gong xi fa cai!
day, the Buddhist temples in Bali will be livelier than usual day. The
celebration takes a place in all Buddhist temples. If you stay at Ametis Villa,
you can visit Vihara Dharmayana in Kuta and Vihara Buddha Dharma in Seminyak as
the nearest Buddhist temples from Canggu.
Chinese food during this once-a-year moment could gain your happiness. Indeed,
there are a great number of Chinese restaurants in Bali, but maybe you need the
best one. You can try Happy Chappy’s traditional Cantonese-style food or experience
the colonial Shanghai-style food in Mamasan.
Day Tour to Tanah Lot
Bali is known as the island of thousand temples for a reason. Each village in Bali own temple, but Tanah Lot is one of the most worth visit temple. So when in Bali, the visit to Tanah Lot should be on your list. As one of small luxury villa in Bali, Ametis Villa’s Butler can arrange you a unique experience of a cultural day tour.
people are starting to learn yoga to reduce stress, improve self discipline,
well being, and confidence. Doing yoga continuously will balance your mind and
body very well. It is the right thing to do in creating the perfect new
beginning on Chinese New Year.
What else can we do after a morning yoga practice? A Balinese massage could enhance more relaxation after your yoga routine. It will automatically boost your good mood for the new beginning.
Planning an unforgettable Chinese New Year in Bali?
Ametis Villa conducts corporate social responsibility every year, and one of the activities in this year was the sponsorship of Sadhana Youth Camp (Practice the spiritual from youth) at Parama Dhama Ashram in Jalan Padang Galak, Denpasar, Bali, conducted by Dharma Sthapanam Foundation and children meditation organization in Bali.
It all started when one of our security staff I Wayan Suarmajaya brought a sponsorship proposal to management in mid of May. Wayan is one of the Sadana Youth Camp Committee.
This camp was created based on the desire of parents who want their children to learn the spirit of Bali Hinduism together with children of other religions. Students from elementary school to high school participate in the camp every year during the school holiday. Program contains worship to Besakih and Lumpuyan temples, Prabhu Darmayasam yoga, meditation, excursions, green teams, night art events, etc.
Ametis Villa Bali confirmed the sponsorship to this unique and meaningful camp activity, and while being a sponsor, Ametis Villa employee also had chance to visit Ashram and participated in a Bahindava study program called Bhagavad Gita on 30th June 2019.
Saviastri Adnyani, Human Resources Manager who visited the camp said, “By participating in this camp, children can become social while interacting with children of other religions. “It is a great pleasure for Ametis to be able to support these precious opportunities.”
The total number of participants in this year’s to Sadhana Youth Camp was 150 children. Wayan, security staff said, “Children who participated in this camp were able to read and recite Bhagavad Gita’s poetry, creating positive vibrations and growing universal affection. It ’s 9th year, but the number of participants is increasing year by year.
Ni Luh Laksmi, one of the students who participated in the camp, said, “I can make new friends, learn how to become more discipline, consider the environment, each one develops love and dignity, and a feeling of respect for their parents. It’s great study. ”
I Wayan Widana, Laksmi ’s father, said, “By participating in this camp and developing spiritual knowledge, my daughter was able to build a better humanity. She has been more self-reliant, washing the dishes by herself, cleaning the bed, etc. Mobile phone was not allowed during this camp, so her mobile phone usage was decreased. It seems that the recitation of the poetry has given her a very good experience of not only knowledge but also the original humanity. “
Ametis Villa had donated below to this camp. 1. Cash Rp 1.250.000 2. 50 kg of rice 3. 20 liters of cooking oils 4. 180 packs of snack 5. 100 pieces of children sandals
Camp was successfully conducted and end on 6th July 2019.
Current development in Canggu that might impact
Canggu, once the sleepy coastal village, is a fast growing destination not to be missed. Canggu was chosen as one of the 10 coolest destinations to visit in 2019 by the British publication, The Sun. We are pleased with this endorsement, but as we know it has been well discovered by surfers, tourists and expats alike. They are drawn by the many new venues popping up every week. From the humble beach bars, to the hip new nightspots and pool clubs, Canggu covers the whole spectrum.
Whilst Canggu still offers both traditional rice paddy fields as well as relaxing beaches, maintaining its distinctive character, there is no doubt that the crowds are quickly discovering the area.
noise emanating from the streets, nearby construction, as well as music from
neighborhood bars, is occasionally audible during the night in some of our
committing to your experience at Ametis Villa, please feel free to contact us
directly for the latest update and advice.
In a mission to increase women’s awareness on the importance of early detection of cervical cancer, Ametis Villa Bali conducted Pap Smear programme, partnership with BPJS Kesehatan (Indonesian Social Insurance Administration Organization) and Prodia Laboratory on Wednesday, 21st November 2018.
Prior to the event, on Sunday, 11 November 2018, Ametis Villa Bali invited 230 women from Banjar Canggu for The Pap Smear Socialization. During the socialization, Ms. Echi, the nurse from Prodia shared the knowledge about how to detect the cervical cancer, also straightened out of misunderstandings about cervical cancer and pap smear itself. After the participants understood about the importance of early detection of cervical cancer, 70 women from Banjar Canggu registered to do the pap smear at Ametis Villa Bali.
Mrs. Echi, the nurse from Prodia says “In Indonesia, the cervical cancer is estimated to appear in 40-45 new cases and 20-25 women die everyday,. It means that every hour, one woman dies because of cervical cancer.”
“We want woman who needs a pap smear but does not have funding to come see us, and we would love to screen her for cervical cancer,” said Mrs. Sevi Adnyani, the Human Resource Manager of Ametis Villa Bali.
Pap Smear was held in one of villa at Ametis Villa, and attended by 34 women from Br. Canggu on 21st November.
Ametis Villa Bali conducts various local community activities as CSR, and plans to conduct Pap Smear program as annual CSR event in the future.
AMETIS VILLA – BALI PARTICIPATES IN TRI HITA KARANA AWARD
Tri Hita Karana (THK) Award is inspired from the Balinese philosophy that underpins the three relationships in human life- human and god, human and human, and human to environment- in which harmony must be maintained. ‘’Tri’’ means three, ‘’Hita’’ means happiness and ‘’Karana’’ means causes. Therefore, Tri Hita Karana stands “three causes of well-being”.
“Bali is become the number one honeymoon destination, however our culture be lost because of the globalization. By this THK principle, we can protect our culture.” Said I Gusti Agung N. Winda, BBA., MBA., CHT the assessor of Parahyangan during his speech before opening the assessment of THK.
Our stylish design villa have been implementing THK principles, as it is villa management’s mission to introduce the harmonization of Tri Hita Karana to employees, guests and local community. It is the first year of our boutique resort to participate THK award, and its assessment was taken place on 30th October 2018 by assessors from THK association at Villa Alexandrite.
“It is important for us to reflect the Balinese life wisdom in the business nowadays,” says Akiko, General Manager of Ametis Villa Bali.
This prestigious award is carefully selected by THK association for eighteen years, to provide hotels and tourist attractions in Bali with the recognition of its commitment towards Tri Hita Karana life concept. Winner of awards will be revealed on 30 November 2018.
AMETIS VILLA BALI WINS AT HAUTED GRANDEUR GLOBAL AWARD 2018
On Thursday, 2nd of August, from nearly 100 of the leading spa in the world, Ruby Spa is proud to announce that it won an Excellence Award for category Best Signature Spa Treatment in Indonesia (Ametis Healing) and as Best Health & Wellness Spa in Indonesia.
The Haute Grandeur Global Spa Awards TM is a prestigious globally trusted Awards initiative building its reputation as the world’s leading awards initiative by rewarding outstanding spa experiences. The Awards itself is a method of ranking and assisting spas and is regarded as the pinnacle of achievement for spas globally.
This award attracts nominations from all over the country and overwhelmed with the number of quality nominations this year showcasing the exciting, innovative and diverse range of programs being undertaken within the field. This is also involving the hotel business, the restaurant business and also the media – all with an interest in hospitality.
“It was a great pleasure and opportunity that we received this prestigious award and delighted to share with all our guests. We are honored by the response to our efforts. This award is a proof that our guests appreciate with art of touch that can heal and nature the body at Ruby Spa.” Says Mrs. Akiko Yoshioka, General Manager of Ametis Villa Bali.