Television Not Broadcasts During 24 Hours

Television Not Broadcasts During 24 Hours

Denpasar : Indonesia | Mar 23, 2012 at 1:21 AM PDT
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Bali Nyepi 2010

The entire television and radio stations in Bali, today is not broadcast for 24 hours.

Television broadcasts to the region starting stopped Bali since Friday morning from 06.00 pm. Begin this hour, all the programs broadcast across television channels can no longer be seen on the tv screen residents.

Halt all television broadcasts in Bali during Nyepi day to comply with the appeal issued by the Broadcasting Commission of Indonesia in Bali.

"Actually, it was a moral message to support the implementation of Nyepi day. The appeal was issued to keep the solemnity of the Hindu holiday Nyepi when implementing, "said Chairman KPID Bali, Komang Suarsana, Friday (23/3).

Not only broadcast television, all radio stations in Bali today also does not broadcast its programs for 24 hours straight.

When the Hindu celebration of Nyepi implement the highest form of asceticism which is prohibited turn on a light or fire, no work, no traveling, and did not enjoy the entertainment.

Reported directly by Ardhie Kusuma Jatie, region of the Hotel Kuta, Denpasar, Bali

AriefJoe is based in Malang, Jawa Timur, Indonesia, and is a Reporter on Allvoices.
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