The Meaning Behind our name and logo
Gunung-An means Mountain of Peace translated from Bahasa Indonesia; an An’ the Chinese symbol for peace.
The “gunungan“ is also a very important stage prop in the art of “wayang”/ancient puppetry the. It represents the Universe of characters and clans in ancient puppet story telling (wayang).
Here in our Gunungan the Chinese character for Peace (represented by a woman sheltered by a roof) takes center stage in our “Gunungan”. Sitting perfectly balanced in connection with Mother Earth and God, .protected by two Balinese Lions / Barongs