In the next few days, all Muslims throughout the world will complete their one month of fasting or Puasa and leap into "Hari Raya" which literally means "Day of Celebration".
In Malaysia, most of the Muslims' working in the city will 'balik kampung' or go back to their home town few days before the festive in order to celebrate this delightful occasion with their family and loved ones.
While the city remains free from traffic congestion during the holidays, non Muslims will take this opportunity to attend open house, shop in the city or even travel locally and abroad.
For those attending open house, you can expect to taste a wide variety of delicious spicy dishes. such as ketupat, lontong, nasi padang and beef rendang. A green packets containing money are given to kids when they go visiting.
Here's wishing all muslims readers,
'SELAMAT HARI RAYA, MAAF ZAHIR & BATIN'
I'll be back after the holidays.... do continue reading!!!