KLICK & WIN PHOTO CONTEST

Commemorating the 65th Anniversary of Sri Lanka Malay Association Rupee Fund and in dedication to ‘Universal Children’s day’ a Smart Phone Mobile Photo Competition "KLICK & WIN PHOTO CONTEST" has been organized by the organization and the press conference and launch ceremony was held on the 23rd at their premises 101/28, Jalan

Digitising Malay Writing

Digitising Malay Writing -Malays.lk

Preserving our identity: The Digitising Malay Writing in Sri Lanka project In 2011 Prof. Ronit Ricci visited Sri Lanka to conduct a pilot research on an area which had not until then been pursued. She was in search of Malay writing, and Sri Lankan Malay writing in particular. Several research had

Modern day Malay Wedding Customs and their origins – Part II

Malay Weddings II

Author’s Note: Apologies for the long interim since the very first article in the series. Family and career life takes over most of the time, and the rest of the time, I’m plain lazy to research.  The previous article skimmed the customs of a typical Sri Lankan Malay Wedding before the

Modern day Malay Wedding Customs and their Origins – The Pre-Wedding

Malay Wedding

Note from author: the below list is mainly based on my personal observations and online research. Therefore it might not cover all the traditions. The additional comments, sides and after-thoughts are purely mine and a humble request to the readers to not be disheartened or enraged if your point of