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Melasti Ritual is performed before Nyepi - a Balinese Day of Silence that is commemorated every year (in 2012, it is on March 23rd) on March 18, 2012 in Ubud, Bali, Indonesia. It is a day of silence, fasting, and meditation. The day following Nyepi is also celebrated as New year.