Pura Mengening at Tampak Siring
Mengening Temple and Surroundings
Identification and point of attraction
In this temple, one can see “Lingga Yoni” (Lingga = Male Sex Organ, Yoni = Female Sex Organ) statue and old damage statues which hard to identify. In addition, there are also the remains of old building such as a house door-pane.
It is located not far from Gunung Kawi Temple (North of Gunung Kawi Temple). It is about 10 km from Ubud, 15 km from Gianyar and 37 km from Denpasar City.
A number of tourists visiting this temple will go through a path to Gunung Kawi Temple complex, along Pakerisan river.
Based on the recent finding, the Historical and Archaelogical Regional Office of Bali, starts investigating the area and digging the spot following the research. Finally the remains of old building are successfully found which is believed as the remains from Anak Wungsu Era.