Mount Batur is a tremendous live volcano and the area is considered as a sacred and holy place in Bali.
Pura Ulun Danu , is the chief among Lake temples. It is located at northeast shore. Holy water in this lake is collected. As these lakes and rivers irrigated the land, the purity is maintained. The maintenance is done by Songan villagers.

Next to Pura Besakih, Pura Ulun Danu Batur is very popular. Here the goddess, Dewi Danu is highly honored with eleven tier meru, while the counterpart Mount Agung, contains only nine tiers. There is also a shrine that is in the form of Chinese shrine. The temple is dated back to 1000 AD. Due to volcanic eruption, major damage was caused in varied periods.

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Pura Luhur Uluwatu is an elegant and sacred temple. It is located at the south and west of Bukit. This raised seabed is of grayish and white colored coral rock. It is above 90m from the Indian Ocean. In 900AD, Empu Kuturan, a sage, came to Bali. He had strong belief in Buddhism. It is said, that he was the one who constructed the meru and included shrines. Again, in early 16th century, Nirartha visited Bali and he included Padmasana shrines in Pura Uluwatu.

The shrine had a vacant chair for the ultimate God. Spectacular architectural features can be seen on this coral stone. Tanah Lot is found near Berabon village. It is a large erodes in the rock on volcanic sand. This is included one among the 100 historical sites in the world.

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