Uluwatu Temple

Uluwatu Temple ia located in Pecatu Village, Kuta Sub-District, Bali. The Temple is 30 kilometers to the south of Denpasar and Uluwatu Temple or Pura Luhur Uluwatu is one of six key temple that believed to be Bali’s spiritual pillars, is renowned for its magnificent location, perched on top of a steep cliff approximately 70 meters above sea level. This temple also shares the splemdid sunset backdrop as that of Tanah Lot Temple, another important sea temple located in the island’s western shores.

History:
In Lontar (Bible made from palm leave) of Usana Bali is mentioning that Mpu Kuturan (A Holy Priest from Java Island spread out the Hinduism in Bali) who had built many temples in Bali including Uluwatu Temple. Mpu Kuturan identically considered with Senapati Kuturan, a historical figure who lived during the reign of Udayana King, Marakata and Anak Wungsu in the 11 century.