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You have heard about it, you have read about it, and it takes but a few minutes on any street in Kuala Lumpur to confirm it – Malaysia has a vibrant population mix! Hailing from many different ethnic and religious backgrounds, these amicable folk are united as Malaysians, but still…

If you love live comedy shows, you’re in luck. Thanks to the LOL Fest and Phua Chu Kang and Friends Comedy Show, the best of the best in regional comedy have been assembled to entertain you with their hilarious stage antics this month! LOL Fest The return of LOL Fest,…

The most sacred month of the Islamic calendar, Ramadhan is a period where Muslims observe 29-30 days of fasting and engage in spiritual reflection and renew their faith. It is also meant for them to practise discipline, understand sacrifice and learn empathy for the less fortunate. During this time, they…

Merdeka Day on 31 August marks the day Malaya achieved its independence from British colonial rule in 1957. The job of hosting the National Day Parade has fallen to various cities over time, but this year, it will come home to KL. And the venue is the very historic Dataran…

In August around KL, you’ll come across many banners and promotions for “Hari Raya” or “Aidilfitri”. Plus, in the city’s shopping malls you won’t miss jingles and songs being played, while many will set up dioramas featuring kampung or villagestyle settings, little squares of woven leaves (or ribbons) called ketupat,…

The 272 steps lead to the vast Temple Cave, where numerous shrines to Lord Muruga have been erected A man wearing little more than a serene expression moves slowly past a huge crowd. He is supporting a many-spoked and brightly-coloured Kavadi (burden) in the form of an elaborately decorated semicircular…

Ornately decorated lion heads with bright wide eyes, bob and weave their way dexterously through the dense crowds at a Chinese New Year’s parade. This is an event that repeats itself at lunar New Year celebrations around the world. The lion symbolises joy and happiness and is used to summon…

Wesak or Vesak is a word used to name the month of May in a language spoken long ago in India. Wesak Day is a day when Buddhists who comprise a fifth of the world’s population reflect as well as celebrate the birth of the Buddha, his enlightenment and the…

Otak-Otak - a snack made up of fish meat and spices grilled inside a banana leaf. Coming to Malaysia over the Ramadan period is always a unique experience. Despite being a very forward thinking Southeast Asian country, in many aspects, Malaysia’s religion and its ingrained culture lean towards not forgetting…

It is time to welcome in 2015 and the Year of the Wood Goat is likely to be influential and fruitful for individuals who wish to discover more about what is in store for them. The 12 Animal Signs for 2015 will help provide a deep insight into every animal…