Pura Taman Ayun in Mengwi Bali Once the most important temple in the Mengwi kingdom Oriented towards Gunung Batukau

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Pura Taman Ayun in Mengwi Bali This was the most important temple in the Mengwi kingdom before Mengwi was conquered by the neighbors Badung and Tabanan in 1891 and was at that time a large kingdom stretching all the way to E Java Taman Ayun was built in 1634 by the king I Gusti Agung Anom It was restored in 1937 The temple consists of an island surrounded by water channels and a garden complex the buildings are made up of about 50 different structures Unlike other temples on Bali this one is oriented towards Gunung Batukau
Location: Indonesia, Bali, Mengwi