Bali Rice Terraces

Terraced Rice Fields Lone Worker at Paddy Fields Buffalo at Rice Terraces

Paddy fields in Bali often cover steep hills and are formed as series of terraces. The time of flooding of fields from the mountain lakes such as Lake Bratan regulated is by temples and is always associated with celebration if form of Hindu temple festivals. It is commonly believed that some of the groups of terraces have been cultivated for over a thousand years.

Bali Steep Hills

Flooded Rice Terraces Shrine at the Paddy Field Hindu Offerings at the Rice Field #1