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Hari Raya Haji


A Sacred Journey Hari Raya Haji, also known as the “Festival of Sacrifice”, is celebrated over a period of three days by Muslims all over the world. It remembers the Prophet Abraham’s willingness to sacrifice his son in the name of God. According to the Islamic calendar, Hijrah, this festival starts on the 10th day […]

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Christmas in the Tropics


Even though Singaporeans don’t get to experience the four seasons, much less snow, we definitely know how to celebrate this joyful time . Christmas in the Tropics is a month-long festival that takes the carnival to the streets in Singapore’s all-year round balmy, summer heat. Open your eyes on visual display of seasonal decorations, and […]

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