1Malaysia International Tourism Night Floral Parade

1Malaysia International Tourism Night Floral Parade

By on June 25, 2012 in celebrations, Family, Malaysia with 3 Comments

Floating gracefully along Putrajaya Lake, the decorated boats take on a life of their own…

This year, at the 1Malaysia International Tourism Night Floral Parade, visitors will be greeted by a splash of colours, bright lights and mesmerising decorative boats, set to take place from 30 June till 8 July.

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By on November 4, 2010 in celebrations with 1 Comment

The scent of freshly cut jasmine wafts through the air. The kolam decorated intricately with rice powder is a riot of colours. Deepavali treats such as murukku, omapoodi and sweetmeats are prepared for guests.

Preparations are under way for the big celebration of Deepavali in households throughout Malaysia.

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Thaipusam – A divine Hindu celebration

By on February 12, 2010 in celebrations with 8 Comments

Ancient mythology has it that, in the month of Thai in the Hindu calendar (January 15 – February 15) at an astronomically significant point of time, namely Pusam, Lord Murugan (also known as Lord Subramaniam) taught his father (Lord Shiva) the meaning of the word Aum. Aum is a highly potent terminology in Hinduism that […]

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A new day, a new year!

By on January 7, 2010 in celebrations with 8 Comments

Happy New Year!

New resolutions? New places to travel? Any interesting places to visit?

Share the adventure with us as we explore more of Malaysia this year.

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