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Ceto temple

Ceto temple located on the slopes of Mount Lawu and it is about 43 kilometers from Solo towards Tawangmangu. There is Solo stunning natural scenery along the way to the temple. Ceto temple is a place for worship of Hindus and it lies in Kemuning village, Jenawi, Karanganyar regency. Being in tea gardens on top hill, where it kept the charm of the exotic and fascinating. Ceto temple is not so famous as a Hindu temple like Prambanan or other, but the charm and atmosphere are perfect pristine places of worship.

Ceto temple consists of 7 levels with 3 arrangement of the main building. It is at the last level that describes of the main building with 3 levels will show caste in Hindu society that adheres to the Brahmin caste, the Warrior Caste, Caste Sudras. Seven building levels the first step we will immediately see two stone statues overlooking the gate.

At the second gate, would have a vast courtyard garden staging yard will now perform prayer rituals for Hindu temples. After climbed the gate 3, there can see statue of turtle right in front of the huge entrance gate to the next level and some other statue are considered sacred and it is forbidden to step on.

Entering the gates 4, immediately faced with an open roofed building of wood that can be used as a place of resting after ascend by a neat stone steps. Entering the gates to 5, it will see some place of worship with several buildings used as places sacred statues and places for meditation. The six gates are the same as in the 5th floor and were close to the main building at level 7. Rectangular building with furnish main door to enter the building at sacral holy Hindus temple of Ceto.

Really atmosphere incredible natural scenery on the hill and with the cool air, we can really feel the wind from the slopes of the mountains with a carpet of tea gardens on the right and left will be beautiful. Ceto temple is an awesome store charm.