Welcome to BaliSpirit Festival’s home for media resources and publicity services. All of BaliSpirit’s related media information, press releases, media coverage and archives as well as further resources and useful links have been made accessible on this page.

For members of the press who require media assistance, or to receive a password to access high-resolution images, please contact us by email.

We hope you find this website useful and welcome your feedback.

About the BaliSpirit Festival

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The 9th annual BaliSpirit Festival March 29-April 3, 2016 is a spiritually charged Global Festival that takes place on the tropical island of Bali.

You can read about the festival’s mission and vision and story or take a look at some testimonials. You can also meet the founders, the team and our sponsors or browse the gallery of images.

In addition to providing an inspiring space for personal transformation and sacred celebration, the Festival emphasizes giving back to the local Balinese community through creative outreach initiatives. Find out more about AYO! Kita Bicara HIV & AIDS, Bali ReGreen and Yayasan Kryasta Guna or the festival’s partner organizations – Project Clean Uluwatu, Basa Bali and Palestine Yoga Movement.

Further interesting content and updates can be found on the festival blog.

Media Resources

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Media Registration Information

All media representatives should submit this Media Accreditation Form by March 1, 2017 with names and contact information for all journalists, photographers and cinematographers who apply for media passes. Maximum number for passes from each media are two. Your Media Accreditation is subject for approval. will send you the approval by issuing Media Accreditation Note as a confirmation that you have been accepted.


  • Accreditation for Media at BaliSpirit Festival 2017 is now closed. Media Accreditation Form will open again for BaliSpirit Festival 2018 in November 2017. See you next year!
  • Two passes maximum per media outlet.
  • On-site Media Accreditation is NOT AVAILABLE.
  • Forms must be submitted with a letter of recommendation from the Media Assignment or copies of published works (for Freelancers) and that document shall include valid Identity Document (esp. for immigration and credential information) before March 10 (11.00 AM Indonesian WITA Time), 2017, via the form above. Please provide both, since we are not accepting ID only or press work only for the Media Accreditation request(s).
  • Please read these Guidelines for Photographers and Videographers - failure to show your understanding will result in your Media Pass being revoked for the event and in the future.

Media Accreditation Form
Interview Scheduling Form
Guidelines for Photographers and Videographers

Media Kit

The BaliSpirit Festival Information Kit contains:

  • Background Information
  • Bios
  • Maps & Schedules of Purnati/ ARMA
  • BSF 2014 Survey Results
  • Contacs

Download the BSF 2016 Information Kit, English | BSF 2016 Information Kit, Bahasa

Interview Request

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Please review the list of founders, key partners, and staff below, as well as the features presenters and performers on the BaliSpirit Festival Lineup and fill out the interview request form here. Please submit forms early to ensure availability. For more details or questions, contact the BaliSpirit Media team.


Megan Pappenheim, Co-Founder and Executive Producer
Kadek Gunarta, Co-Founder and Cultural Liaison
Robert Weber, Co-Founder and Music Director 

Key Partners

Charley Patton, Partner and Co-Founder, The Yoga Barn, Ubud
Tom Talucci, Co-Owner, Desa Seni Yoga Resort, Canggu
John Ogilvie, Byron Yoga Center
Media Team Spokes Persons
Noviana Kusumawardhani, Media Partners Manager (IND and ENG)
BaliSpirit Festival Media Team is supported by                    


To access our complete collection of video documentation, television broadcasts and advertisements, and PSAs, visit the BaliSpirit YouTube Channel.
You can brose and download images from the festival from the Gallery.


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Bali comes alive for 5 days and nights every March for a vibrant gala event that unites some of the biggest names in the international music scene with top alternative health and wellness masters. The BaliSpirit Festival’s will return in 2016 (March 29 – April 3) and mark the ninth installment of one of the region’s most popular and exciting festivals. To read about the Festival’s evening music concerts, check the nighttime line-up. For more on our yoga, dance workshops and seminars, see the daytime line-up and to read about our community offerings, go here.

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About BaliSpirit Group

The BaliSpirit Group is Bali’s largest holistic event and business registry and media resource, as well as a parent organization uniting several prominent businesses in Ubud. BaliSpirit enterprises include:

The BaliSpirit philosophy espouses conscious living, community action, environmental sensitivity, and artistic inspiration.