Rice fields, at the heart of balinese philosophy

Rice fields, Munduk

Volcanic soil, humid climate and perfect inclination ground made rice growing easier in Bali.

Rice fields, Munduk

Rice fields, Munduk (photo by B. Hervé)

Rice fields, Munduk

Rice fields, Munduk (photo by B. Hervé)

Balinese have understood, for a long time, environment vulnerability. They implemented a social cooperative system, called «Subak», in charge of water supplying.

Rice fields, Munduk

Rice fields, Munduk (photo by B. Hervé)

Rice fields, Munduk

Rice fields, Munduk (photo by B. Hervé)

Rice fields, Munduk

Rice fields, Munduk (photo by B. Hervé)

«Subak» is at the heart of balinese philosophy mixing up spirit, human being and nature.

Rice fields, Munduk

Rice fields, Munduk (photo by B. Hervé)

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