Photographic impression of Pura Gajah Mina at Semaya on the east coast of Nusa Gede, south of Suana. All photographs by the author GD, November 2009.
Willem Frederik Stutterheim* (1892-1942), Javanese linguist & archaeologist, in below article, gives a detailed description of the unique Surya Shrine at Batukandik. He connects this monument to Candi Sukuh in Java, and tries to give an explanation to the anomalies given its positioning and relation to the story of Mpu Nirartha, the forefather of the Balinese cast of the Brahmans. English translation by the author Godi Dijkman. Original Dutch text follows below.
Below video & photographic documentary shows Dutch Bali adepts Hans Smeekes & Fifi who went on a tour to Goa Giri Putri in February 2009. Videos, texts and photographs by Hans Smeekes.