Pendet worship dance that is exhibited in many temples. Pendet is a statement of the offering in the form of a ceremonial dance. Unlike performing dances that require intensive training, Pendet be danced by all people, pemangkus men and women, women and rural girls.
Dance created early 70’s by artists is I Nyoman Kaler, describing the welcome of deities fall to Marcapada nature. This dance is an offering in the form of ceremonial dances. Unlike the show dances that require intensive training, this dance is taught simply follow the movement. The young girls follow the movements of the more senior women.
Pendet performed in groups or pairs, shown after the Rejang dance in the temple yard. Usually dancers facing the holy (pelinggih) ceremonial dress, and each dancer brings sangku, jars, bowls and other equipment offerings. In addition Pendet dance, in Bali there are several types of dances that brought the girls or adult women to complete the implementation of activities of religious ritual or ceremony.
Gradually, as the times, the Balinese artists to change Pendet be ‘welcome’ ™. A sprinkling of flowers spread in front of guests as an expression of welcome. However, this dance still contains charges sacred and religious.
As Pendet, this dance feminine nature, because it requires the movements graceful Dedari Trance dance, Rejang dance, and dance Sutri Gabor. Balinese dances are performed for the purposes of religious ceremony called the dance of the guardian, was performing outside the temple called Balih-balihan.