Suranadi Temple

Suranadi temple

Suranadi temple

Suranadi Temple is a complex of Balinese Hindu Temple located in Suranadi district west Lombok regency. It features water springs used for ritual. For Hindu people in Lombok Suranadi is regarded as the only place to obtain the proper holy water to complete series of ceremony and cremation. It has five kinds of holy water springs that very important to accomplish ceremonies known as Panca Tirta. It was founded by the 16th Javanese priest Dangyang Nirartha. Adjacent of the Temple is Suranadi forest nature reserve, a sanctuary of thick forest that very important as the water catchment that provide water supply resource for the surrounding area. It is also good for doing soft treeking around the forest and surrounding.