Category Archives: borneo

Magahau Rungus Festival

7 July 2018 Kudat, Sabah- Bormeo The Magahau Festival is an annual thanksgiving event showcasing the Rungus culture. During the launch, rituals such as the Mongingivit also known as Mongirik dot todu-odu, as well as a display of the traditional hut called Pinapakan with the Bobolizan will be shown. The Highlight of the celebration include…
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Hari Raya Aidilfitri

15 June 2018 - 16 June 2018 Malaysia, Indonesia, Singapore, Brunei, Borneo, Myanmar After fasting from dawn to dusk for a month, Hari Raya Aidilfitri is a day that signifies victory for Muslims everywhere. On this special day, Muslims attend special morning prayers in mosques and visit the cemeteries of their loved ones. Decked in…
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Buffalo Race Festival

08 June 2018 Sarawak, Borneo The highlight of the festival is the buffalo race involving teams Limbang, Sabah and Brunei trying to outrace each other, riding on bare buffalo back. Activities include various activities such as cultural performances, cooking contest, beauty pageant, handicrafts exhibition and lucky draws. Another highlight of the festival is “Ratu Babulang”…
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