Archive for September, 2010

Moon Cake

Mooncakes are Chinese pastries traditionally eaten during the Mid-Autumn Festival / Zhongqiu Festival. The festival is for lunar worship and moon watching; moon cakes are regarded as an indispensable delicacy on this occasion. Mooncakes are offered between friends or on family gatherings while celebrating the festival. The Mid-Autumn Festival is one of the four most […]

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Hari Raya Hamper

Singapore is a multi cultural country where many races are living together peacefully. One of the biggest event in Singapore is Hari Raya Celebration. Hari Raya is a Malay word which means The day of happiness. People give gifts to each other on this special day. One of the gift which attract the attention is […]

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Mid-Autumn Festival

Mid-Autumn Festival The Mid-Autumn Festival falls on the 15th day of the 8th lunar month, usually in October in Gregorian calendar.The festival has a long history. In ancient China, emperors followed the rite of offering sacrifices to the sun in spring and to the moon in autumn. Historical books of the Zhou Dynasty had had […]

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Hari Raya Puasa

In Malaysia, Singapore, and Brunei, Eid is more commonly known as Hari Raya Aidilfitri, Hari Raya Idul Fitri or Hari Raya Puasa. Hari Raya literally means ‘Celebration Day’. It is the biggest holiday in Indonesia and one of the biggest in Malaysia. Shopping malls and bazaars are filled with people days ahead of Idul Fitri, […]

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