BARSI CELEBRATIONS IN MELAKA

Rate this post Barsi celebration for revered local Sikh saint in Malacca By Hanis Maketab | [email protected] MALACCA: More than 50,000 worshippers gathered at the Gurdwara Sahib Malacca here today to commemorate the 41st anniversary of Sant Baba Sohan Singh Ji’s death, which took place May 24-26.   Also known as “Barsi”, the celebration is […]

CHAPEL AT PORTUGUESE SETTLEMENT

Rate this post Sunday December 16, 2012 Portuguese Settlement folk finally get a chapel By ALLISON LAI [email protected] Christmas cheer: Residents of the Portuguese Settlement can finally hold their Christmas Eve mass in their very own chapel at the village in Ujong Pasir, Malacca. MALACCA: After five years of waiting, about 1,400 residents of the […]

Sri Mahamariamman Temple, Georgetown

Rate this post Situated right in a core of Penang’s Little India in a city of Georgetown is a Sri Mahamariamman temple, a truly extraordinary design that delivers a steer filled with enlightenment and heritage. The Sri Mahamariamman church dates behind to a year 1801 and is famous to be one of a many renouned […]

RESTORATION OF SACRED HEART CHAPEL AT JALAN TENGKERA, MELAKA

Rate this post MALACCA: A protem committee comprising local church members have jointly submitted a working paper and request for a RM400,000 grant to the Ministry of Culture, Arts and Heritage to restore the Sacred Heart chapel at Jalan Tengkera. Vice president of the Malacca Heritage Trust Michael Banerji said that if the ministry would […]

Valentine’s Day – The Day To Celebrate Love

Rate this post Everyone knows that Valentine’s Day is celebrated on the 14th of February each year but does anyone know the history behind it? Yes it is about love but not just between couples, it can also be a day to celebrate with your family especially your parents but primarily it is still a […]