Badung province decides to speak Balinese every Friday in schools and in all levels of government — the initiative of Gde Nala Antara and Ayu Mandala.
Our big news as we head into Galungan is that BASAbali is now part of Agung Rai’s ARMA Museum and Resort. From now on, we’ll be known as BASAbali @ ARMA. We’ll be working with ARMA to infuse more Balinese language into ARMA’s many cultural offerings — Balinese dance performances, art and gamelan classes, lectures on[…]
This program celebrates Balinese, Indonesian and all of the world’s languages as we move into a culture where mother tongues can thrive — and be nourished — along with national and international ones. Monocultures of any type are not sustainable. We need to manage the world’s languages in a holistic and sustainable way just as[…]
When you purchase from Amazon, please consider going through smile.amazon.com and choosing “BASA Balinese Language Corp” as your charity. Same prices and prime for you, and Amazon will make a contribution to BASAbali based on your purchases. Suksma.
Monocultures aren’t sustainable, whether it be with agriculture, or with humans.
Digitized collection of Balinese lontar in beautiful aksara bali, with thanks to Professor Ron Jenkins, Balinese scholars Nyoman Catra and Dewa Made Dharmawan and Internet Archives.
Tune in to Bahasa Bali Wiki on Voice of America, broadcast in Jakarta on October 17, 2014, at 19:00-23:50. More media coverage. http://w
Nice piece about the wiki in today’s Tempo: http://www.tempo.co/read/news/2014/10/06/058612187/Kamus-Wiki-Bali-Indonesia-Inggris-Diluncurkan
Be part of the history of Balinese…. Add a word (a sentence, a definition, or a synonym) in our newly launched wiki dictionary. Make a youtube video of a sample sentence and post it in the wiki or find a native speaker and ask/help them add a sentence in the wiki. Send us a short[…]
Send them to us. We’re per-populating the wiki reference dictionary with examples of words used in Balinese literature, songs, blog postings, etc.