An idea of the Balinese religion may perhaps be given most easily by describing some of the temples.
Of the early history of their island the Balinese know nothing.
The Balinese were formerly the ruling class in this island and are still found there in considerable numbers.
Returning to the house, we found a Balinese chief and his followers on a visit.
The Balinese dances require many years of arduous and constant training.
Disturbances between the Sasaks and the Lombok Balinese frequently occur.
Apart from such influences, Balinese art, however, does not disown its Hindu-Javanese origin.
Cock-fighting also prevails amongst the Malays, Celebes, and Balinese.
Unlike most Malays, the eyes of the Balinese, instead of being oblique, are set straight in the head.
The Balinese had a usage that twins of different sex, in the highest castes, were united in marriage.