Tuesday, May 08, 2007

Sabah fest in Penang

PENANGITES had the opportunity to celebrate Sabah’s Hari Kaamatan or Harvest Festival at Tanjung Bungah Beach Hotel recently.

The annual festival, also known as Tadau Kaamatan, saw dancers in elaborately beaded costumes, performing traditional dances such as the Sumazau.

The dancers were almost floating effort- lessly in their rhythmically paced steps.

Although living away from home, the Sabahans put in much effort to show and share their rich cultural and ethnic background with the locals.

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