The Most Amazing Festivals In

Travel-and-Leisure Multi-cultural and multi-ethnic to its core, Malaysia is home to a number of fascinating festivals. Be it the Buddhist celebration of Wesak or a lion dance during Chinese New Year, observing the festivals of Malaysia makes for a great travel experience. So during which festivals should you plan to visit the country on your Malaysia tour package? Here are some great choices: Chinese New Year: The Chinese New Year is a majestic 15-day celebration in Malaysia. Since the Chinese .munity is the second largest .munity in country, this festival has evolved much beyond a simple family celebration. Based on the Chinese lunar calendar, it occurs in either January or February. Vast open houses with banquets, fireworks and lion dances make it a memorable celebration and travel experience. If you plan your Malaysia holiday package during this period, you can rest assured it will be worth every penny as you can avail major discounts in shopping malls too. Hari Raya Puasa: This is the most important Muslim festival in Malaysia. Devoted Muslims fast for a whole month during Ramadhan. Hari Raya Pausa symbolises the end of the fasting. This event includes the best of Malaysian cuisine and visits to friends and family. It is the best opportunity for children to receive gifts from adults. Celebrated in the month of August, this celebration of brotherhood is the time to and f.ive past quarrels and move on. Diwali: This is a festival for Hindus and Sikhs. This Hindu festival of light marks the triumph of good over evil. This is a major festival in the Hindu calendar and it is celebrated for 4 to 5 days in October or November, as per the Hindu calendar. Each Hindu household glows with lanterns, fireworks, a vast spread of Diwali delicacies and Kolam drawings. However, it is strictly a family celebration and if you receive an invite to one of these events, you should not reject it. The scrumptious dishes and unique rituals of Diwali are quite delightful. Plan your visit in October or November and schedule it to coincide with this celebration. These are the most popular festivals in the country. But, if you arent able to plan your Malaysia tour package to coincide with any of them, do not feel disheartened. Several cultural festivals, concerts and events make visiting Malaysia at any time of the year a truly joyous venture. About the Author: 相关的主题文章: