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In this generation, some of these Malay wedding practices are getting uncommon and even if it’s practiced, some people don’t even know the reasoning behind it. So let’s get enlightened. 01. ‘Merisik’/ Spy (to investigate)  There are always confusion with ‘merisik’ and ‘meminang’. ‘Merisik’ also means ‘memeriksa’ which is to investigate if the lady in question […]
The Fading Away of the Traditional Wedding Customs of the Ceylon (Sri Lanka) Malays. This article is written based on the traditional wedding customs that were practiced by our ancestors; that landed in Ceylon during the Dutch conquest of the Island. Regrettably these customs have seen a steady decline (in practice) in the last few […]