Kenderan Village In History

Kenderan comes from Ke-Inra-an. Locals belief this village has a close historical link with TirtaEmpul (Bubbling Water) Temple at Tampaksiring holy bathing. Indra is the name of God for thunder and rain. Thus, Kenderan is water village surrounded by eleven holy fountain that still exists now. It perhaps this village was founded around 960 AD, the same time of the Kingdom of Sri JayasinghaWarmadewa. His Kingdom became the Indonesia Presidential Palace was built in 1958 by First President of Indonesia his excellency Ir. Soekarno that overlooking to TirtaEmpul Temple.