Tanahlot is one of the temples in Balinese tourist attractions. There are 2 temples lie on a large rock at the Tanah Lot area: the first lies above the boulder and the second set on cliff rock, similar to Uluwatu Temple. Hinduism in Bali Island believes, that the Tanah Lot temple is part of heaven. Tanah Lot temple is one of the main of worship place and it is dedicated to the God of the sea.
According to the legend, Tanah Lot temple was built by Vedic wanders into the Java land. He was successful spread out of Hindus religion to Balinese people, strengthen confidence in Hinduism, and was built in the the-16th century. At that time, the king of Bendesa Beraben, jealous of him because his followers began to leave and followed to Nirartha. Bendesa Beraben sent Nirartha Tanah Lot left after worth.
He agreed and before leaving Tanah Lot with his power to move his stone boulders into the middle of the beach and build a temple. She changed her shawl into snake temple guards who play. The snake is still there till the present time and scientifically including sea snakes rule discrete flat tail like fish, black and yellow striated toxins have 3 times more powerful than cobra snake. Finally, Bendesa Beraben Nirartha became his follower at last.