Taman Ayun Temple is a Royal Temple of Mengwi Empire and it's situated in Mengwi Village, Mengwi sub district - Badung city. It is concerning 18km side of Denpasar city. It's strategically situated beside of major road between Denpasar to Singaraja. It's attack the land that is enclosed by the large fish pool and appearance sort of a drift on the water. It owns the attractive temple building with high-rise roof and Bahasa design. The wide lovely landscape garden before grounds to welcome all guests who return and visit this temple.
The temple that is currently referred by Taman Ayun Temple that it had been recently holy within the year 1634 M and it's named with Taman Ahyun Temple. The word of Ahyun is returning from from the basis word Hyun that means a temple is supported within the park (pool with the attractive garden) which might fulfill the will. The word Ahyun is then turned into Ayun word. Taman Ayun Temple is one in every of Hindu Temples in Bali become tourer destination that has been visited by several tourists from native and foreign. This temple is sometimes visited by tourer once having a collection tour to Tanah Ayun Temple attributable to this temple is that the same route of the Tanah Ayun temple.
Function and Position
The perform of Taman Ayun Temple could be a place to hope the god in their manifestation. it's consistent with the content of Babad Mengwi and therefore the existence of temple building structure, particularly the temple that's situated in third space (Jeroan). Consistent with Astadewata, the special God is worshiped in Taman Ayun Temple is that the God in manifestation as a Wisnu God that his palace situated in prime of mount Mangu. In papyrus of Usana Bali mentions that one in every of Dewa Catur Lokapalas carry through its worship is Meru Pucak Pangelengan that's a temple building with nine high-rise roofs. Pitara God could be a holy soul supernatural being of relative WHO is additionally referred because the alternative names of Hyang Pitara or Dewa Hyang. Pitara God is duty-bound to be worshiped by kin group heir (Prati Sentana) within the kind of temple ceremony that a similar that means as by the ceremony to the god.
The worship existence to Pitara God in Taman Ayun Temple are often searched and well-tried by consistent to the existence of temple building that lay in by consecution in east that is termed Paibon that's representing Special Temple. Taman Ayun Temple in capacities or its standing as special altar for the King family of Mengwi Palace or as a Merajan Agung from Mengwi King Families specially for the founding father of Mengwi Empire that's I Gusti Agung Putu.