Tenganan is a traditional village in Bali and one of the popular tourist objects in Bali. This traditional village is located in Manggis District, Karangasem Regency or the eastern part of the island of Bali. This Village is included as the three of Bali Aga Village. The others two are Trunyan Village in Kintamani and Sembiran in Tejakula.
Bali Aga Village is the village which lives from its people, is still guided by the rules and customs of ancestral heritage, from the time before the Majapahit Empire.
The architecture of their house, the meeting hall and the temple that was built, strongly defended the rules of customs for generations. Characteristics of a residential building, is made of a mixture of red stone, river stone, soil and have the same relative size.
The livelihood of the Tenganan Villagers is generally as rice farmers. A small part is also a craftsman. The typical crafts of the villagers include woven bamboo, carvings, paintings on palm leaves and woven fabrics. The uniqueness of Tenganan village is found in traditional buildings, gringsing cloth, and pandan war.