Selaparang Cemetery

The cemetery complex is located in Kampung Karangjero,  Selaparang Village, Suela District, East Lombok Regency. The cemetery was estimated to exist since 17th century. It is divided into three yards. Yard I which is in the front area is empty, with only a simple building for the cemetery caretaker in there. Yard II in the central area isused as rest area for visitors.Yard III which is the main yardis used to place 30 old graves. Similar complex also exist in Bali, in a temple. In Bali’s temple,yard I is called jaba, yard II is tengah, and yard III is jero which is the most sacred place. Inside this cemetery complex are kings’ graveyards coming from around country. This can be seen from different types of graves telling their place or origin.