Sakenan Temple was intentionally built to represent high respect of the local people to Danghyang (Dang Hyang) Asta18 Pura Besakih paka, a holy priest whose belief was Budha Mahayana. Situated at Serangan Island, warmly blanketed with beautiful beach and mangrove forest, the Sakenan is often visited by the Hindu followers a day after Kuningan Day (Umanis Kuningan).
Denpasar – Municipal city.
Denpasar covers 125, 42 square kilometers of land with an elevation ranging from 12 to 75 meters above sea level, and consisting of 3 Kecamatan. The Kecamatan of East Denpasar, South Denpasar, and West Denpasar. The population of Denpasar is about 360,000 people. Even though the town is relatively busy, especially its crisscrossing traffic, the atmosphere in this town remains pleasant because of the relaxed Bali influence. Yhe average temperature in this town is 28 degrees Celcius, the humidity varies between 60 and 97%
A number of temples in Bali are well known for being the residences of monkey population. Name one is the monkey forest in Sangeh Village, 21 KM away from Denpasar. The resident monkeys are told to be the guardians of Pura Bukit Sari.