Cool Klungkung Royal Palace images
Some cool klungkung royal palace photos:
Kertha Gosa’s ceiling paintings
Handwritten description back: Zolderversiering Raadzaal te Kloengkoeng.
"The Kertha Gosa Pavilion at Klungkung Palace was 1st constructed in the early 18th century by Dewa Agung Gusti Sideman. [...] Kertha Gosa was repainted in the 1920s and again in the 1960s. [...] The Kertha Gosa Pavilion at Klungkung has the story of Bhima Swarga painted around the ceiling. Bhima Swarga is a Hindu epic referenced type the Mahabharata." [Wikipedia (unknown date). Klungkung Palace. (consulted 2012)]
"The ceilings of Hall of Justice and the Floating Pavilion are each and every decorated with extremely intriguing paintings carried out in the Kamasan design. Kamasan is the name of a little village a small southeast of Semarapura. It was in Kamasan the place this really early and distinctive design of painting, which was adopted by the royal court, originated. These ceiling painting have all been restored or replaced more than time, but they stay faithful to the 18th century originals." [Ubudian (2007). Ceiling Paintings at Kertha Gosa, Hall of Justice. (consulted 2012)]