Sunday, 31 May 2009

Harvest Festival

The picture above is a news cutting from Here published on June 1, 2009

Today marks the official last day celebrations of the annual Pesta Kaamatan (Harvest Festival), a celebrations observes by the native of Sabah, particularly, the Kadazan Dusun Murut communities. This festival mark the end of harvesting paddy and the communities celebrate in grand scale before going back to the field to start a new paddy planting season.

The government recognised this celebrations by gazetting May 30 & 31 as an annual Public Holiday.

To all Aki Momogun's visitors: _

`Kotobian Tadau Tagazo Kaamatan 2009/Selamat Pesta Kaamatan 2009/Happy Harvest Festival 2009'

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

...and how about gazetting 16th September 1963 as a national holiday?

Gunung Kinabalu