Sinulog is a dance ritual in honor of the miraculous image of the Santo Nino. The dance moves to the sound of the drums and this resembles the current (Sinulog) of what was then known as Cebu’s Pahina River. Thus, in Cebuano, they say it is Sinulog.
The Reba Party or ‘Pesta Reba’ is a yearly ritual practiced by the Ngada people. The ritual celebrates the coming of the typhoon, symbolizing gratefulness towards their ancestors.
Pongal is celebrated mostly in South India over four days, by farmers who give thanks to 'Surya', the Sun God and giver of life, for the blessings of a rich harvest.
Cafe Malaysia 2017 serves as the key platform for industry professionals to source for supplies, discover business opportunities and stay up-to-date with the developments in the industry.
Naga New Year Festival is one of the rarest ceremonies in Myanmar. There are more than 49 different clans with their own distinctive dresses and dialects.
It was a veritable feast for the eyes at the fourth Singapore Art Week, which ran from 16 to 24 January in 2016. With more than 100 events ranging from art fairs, gallery openings to artsy walks around Singapore, there were plenty of activities for art lovers of all ages.
Come and sail in Neptune Regatta as you enjoy the beauty of the sea along the equatorial line. With great sailing, picturesque tropical islands, delicious food, and lots of fun, Neptune Regatta starts from Batam’s Nongsa Point Marina to the Equator.
A surf boarding championship that draws participants from Malaysia, Singapore and Thailand. It will be held for the first time in Pantai Sedili, Johor Bahru.
A significant international-level sailing competition featuring 50 sailing boats from round the world and top teams from the Asia Pacific.
At some point in early January, during the 7 days of the colourful Kachin Manaw Festival, the local Kachin tribes – such as the Kharku, Thaisan, Lacheik, Rawang, Thaikhamt and Lisu – adorn themselves with their best traditional costumes and dance around Manaw poles that have been erected at the center of the festival ground are decorated with folk-art.
22 - 26 January 2018