Tjokorda Raka Kerthyasa

Tjokorda Raka Kerthyasa was born in Bali on September 29, 1954, and is the King of Ubud, Bali. He co-founded Tri Hita Karana Foundation, a non-profit foundation formed to develop the potential of Bali’s communities through education and social action. Currently, he is the Chairman of the Bali Heritage Trust, and Head of the Traditional Community. On the arts side, the king is also a writer, painter and curator. Together with his wife, Jero Asri Kerthyasa, Tjokorda runs a restaurant and hotel business in Bali.