On 9th to 10th July 2017, the indigenous Tenggerese community who live on the slopes of the stunning Mount Bromo, the imposing icon of East Java will conduct their age old ritual ceremony called Yadnya Kasada. The Yadnya Kasada (or more popularly known as Kesodo) is a festival held every 14th day of the Kasada Month in the traditional Hindu lunar calendar. This ceremony is held to honor Sang Hyang Widhi, God Almighty, and is based on the ancient legend of Roro Anteng and Joko Seger.
This marks the beginning of the Buddhist Lent. During the next three-month period, monks spend most of their time in prayer and meditation are restricted from spending nights in temples other than their own.
The Northwest Cuisine Festival opened in the northern province of Lao Cai on July 8, as part of activities of the Lao Cai – Northwest National Tourism Year 2017.
Travel north to Kudat for the Gimpuhut Foundation Festival. The highlight is the charity dinner with the appearance of Rungus Gimpuhut (Beauty Queens) in traditional costumes.
MIDE is the premier show that is designed to build a high-end exhibition platform to expand the dive market.
Filmmakers are invited to join the filmmakers’ competition, the Sabah Film Academy or the Sabah Pitching Training & Awards.
Spend the day getting to know Agnes Keith, the renowned author who wrote ‘Land Below the Wind’ which chronicles her life in Sandakan from 1934 to 1952.
Immerse yourself in the beautiful colors, enchanting scents, and sweetness of various tropical flowers and fruits at the special festivity of Flower and Fruits Festival 2017 scheduled to take place on 6th to 9th July 2017. This annual folk fiesta will be held in the picturesque cool mountain town of Berastagi in the Beautiful Karo Highlands of Karo Regency, North Sumatra Province.
The KLIGP Fair is the most innovative and biggest gifts, premium and stationery fair in Malaysia.
Facing the wide Indian Ocean, the island of Sumba near Komodo Island in the province of East Nusa Tenggara is probably more popular as a surfers' paradise and an exclusive secluded hideaway. However, Sumba was for centuries known as Sandalwood Island for its fragrant wood sought particularly by Chinese noblemen. For this reason, the swift Sumba horses are called Sandalwood Ponies,That are most popular for horse racing. These horses are the highlight of the exciting annual tradition of the Pasola Jousting Festival.
22 - 26 January 2018