Sepak Takraw & Rugby Carnival

Sepak & Rygby

Sepak Takraw and Rugby are two sports that reign supreme among our community. Touching the pulse of where the love for these sports are, the Colombo Malay Cricket Club together with the Sri Lanka Malay Youth Association will be hosting the Sepak Takraw and Rugby Carnival. The event will be

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

Get ready to sing along with DR ZEE & FLAME

WASLAM Sing-A-Long 2017

Get your vocal codes warmed up and ready for an evening full of singing at the Sing along Evening with DR ZEE and Flame, Sri Lanka’s best home grown band. The line-up promises a list of all-time favourites which will keep you going on the 26th November at the British School Auditorium

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

Malay Sports Festival strikes Padang this September

Whether it be rugby, cricket, swimming, netball or hockey, we Malays have a penchant knack for sports. So here’s another opportunity to exhibit your sports(wo)manship along with your fellow Malays. The Malay Sports Festival, organized by Kumpulang Melayu Battaramulla (KMB) is set to take place on 17th September 2017 at the