Top 30 Famous Hindu Temples in Indonesia

List of 30 famous Hindu temples in Indonesia. Hinduism holds significant cultural and historical importance in Indonesia, where it has left an indelible mark on the nation's identity. The Island of Bali stands as a living testament to the endurance and integration of Hinduism within Indonesian culture. The rich tapestry of Hindu mythology and philosophy continues to resonate through the vibrant rituals and practices observed by the Balinese people. 

30 Important Hindu Temples in Indonesia

1. Asu Temple or Candi Asu located in  Magelang Regency, Central Java

2. Badut Temple or Candi Badut located in Tidar of Malang, East Java.

3. Barong Temple or Candi Barong located on a hill in Candisari hamlet, Bokoharjo village in  Sleman Regency, Yogyakarta

4. Besakih Temple is a pura complex in the village of Besakih in Karangasem of Bali Province

5. Bojongmenje Temple located in Bojongmenje hamlet, Cangkuang village of Bandung Regency, West Java

6. Bumiayu Temple or Candi Bumiayu located in Bumiayu village of Penukal Abab Lematang Ilir Regency, South Sumatra

7. Ceto Javanese - Hindu Temple  located on the western slope of Mount Lawu  on the border between Central and East Java provinces.

8. Cangkuang Temple or Candi Cangkuang located in Kampung Pulo village of Garut Regency, West Java

9. Dieng temples or  Candi Dieng located in Dieng Plateau, near Banjarnegara, Central Java

10. Gebang Temple or  Candi Gebang  located at Gebang hamlet, Wedomartani village of Sleman Regency, Special Region of Yogyakarta

11. Gedong Songo Temple or  Candi Gedong Songo is a group of Hindu temples located near Bandungan of Semarang Regency in north Central Java

12. Gunung Gangsir Temple or Candi Gunung Gangsir located in Gunung Gangsir village of Pasuruan Regency, East Java

13. Gunung Kawi Temple also known as The Valley of The Balinese Kings is a temple and funerary complex in Tampaksiring, north east of Ubud in Bali

14. Gunung Wukir temple, or Canggal temple, or also known as Shivalinga  located in Canggal hamlet in Kadiluwih village of Magelang Regency, Central Java

Hindu temples in Indonesia
Gunung Wukir temple or Canggal temple Central Java

15. Ijo Temple or  Candi Ijo located in Groyokan hamlet, Sambirejo village of Sleman Regency, Yogyakarta

16. Jawi Temple or Candi Jawi is a Hindu-Buddhist temple located in  Candi Wates village of  East Java

17. Kedulan temple or  Candi Kedulan located in Tirtomartani village of Sleman Regency, Yogyakarta

18. Kidal Temple located in Rejokidal village, Tumpang district of East Java

19. Kimpulan also known as Pustakasala temple located in Sleman Regency, Special Region of Yogyakarta

20. Liyangan located in  Ngadirejo district of Temanggung Regency, Central Java.

21. Palani Andawer Temple  located not far from the entrance gate to Gampong Keudah of Kutaraja District, Banda Aceh.

22. Pari Temple or Candi Pari located in Candi Pari village of Sidoarjo Regency, East Java 

23. Penataran or Panataran or Candi Penataran located in Penataran of Blitar Regency, East Java

24. Prambanan Temple Compounds located on the border between Yogyakarta and Central Java

25. Pura Beji Sangsit located in Sangsit, Buleleng, on the island of Bali

26. Pura Dalem Agung Padangtegal  or Padangtegal Great Temple of Death located in the Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary commonly called the "Ubud Monkey Forest" – of Padangtegal, Ubud, Bali

27. Pura Dalem Sakenan  located in Serangan, Bali Province

28. Pura Dalem Segara Madhu also known as Pura Dalem Jagaraga  located in the village of Jagaraga in Buleleng, Bali Province

29. Pura Dasar Buana Gelgel a Balinese Hindu temple or pura located in Gelgel, Bali

30. Pura Gede Perancak  a Hindu sea temple located in Perancak, Bali Province


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