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Keris Bali Surapati with Pamor Udan Mas for Windfall Luck

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The Keris Bali Surapati is an extraordinary keris made in the nineteenth century in Bali, Indonesia. This ancient Balinese keris features the dapur Surapati, which in Java is called 'Pasopati'. It has a straight blade that still is in excellent condition considering the fact that it was made almost two hundred years ago. On the surface ...

Kidang Mas Luk 9

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In the Araṇyakāṇḍa - the third book of the Rāmāyaṇa - dramatic events occur during the years of Rāma's forest exile. Rāma, Sītā and Lakṣmaṇa entered the Daṇḍaka forest, a wilderness inhabited only by pious ascetics and fierce rākṣasas. When Rāma arrives, the ascetics ask him to protect them from the demons, and so Rāma ...