Story: Malaysians and Singaporeans

Dancing in the rain (2nd of 2)

Dancing in the rain

Seenee Ng, Fang Juinn Yu, Barbara Nakan and Zaini Dhazam perform a traditional Malaysian dance in the Octagon in Dunedin to celebrate Malaysia’s national day in August 2012. They were among 20 dancers from the Otago Malaysian Students’ Association. Celebrations also included traditional music, Chinese calligraphy, henna painting and sharing of the various languages of Malaysia.

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Otago Daily Times
Reference: 16 July 2012, p. 6
Photograph by Peter McIntosh

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Carl Walrond, 'Malaysians and Singaporeans - Malaysian culture', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 4 August 2021)

Story by Carl Walrond, published 8 Feb 2005, reviewed & revised 1 Oct 2015