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Ethnic & cultural visit to Annah Rais Longhouse Padawan by delegation of Beijing Dance Academy China

A delegation of 6 persons from the Beijing Dance Academy, China, made an ethnic and cultural visit to the village of Annah Rais Longhouse, Padawan, Kuching, Sarawak, from 9am – 3:30pm on Tuesday 6 November 2018.

Led by the DBNA Padawan Branch Chairman, Mr Harry Busan and his team, together with DBNA Cultural Officer, Cr. Paul Akiu Bandat, and the Ana Rais Village Committee, the troupe was briefed on the cultural and Bidayuh ethnic by the Bidayuh Elders of the kampung. They were also welcomed by the special appearance of the legendary “Ring Ladies” of Kampung Semban, a “Pritung” musical ensemble performance and Ana Rais Cultural Troupe.

Photo credits: Mr Harry Busan, DBNA Padawan Branch

Bidayuh Cultural Carnival 2018

We are ready to welcome you to 3 days of Bidayuh food, arts & crafts, and traditional games! A Cultural Symposium is also happening on 11/8/18.

The team is preparing last touches to the carnival. We are excited!!

Happening from 10th to the 12th August at the Dayak Bidayuh National Association venue at Jln Kumpang, Off Ong Tiang Swee Road, Kuching, Sarawak.

See you soon! Ja Ata! Ja Meh!

A carnival is coming near you! Come on over! Have fun!!

#7THBIDAYUHCULTURALSYMPOSIUM2018

🎪BOOTH REGISTRATION🎪
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We have ONLY 😱18 spaces for STALLS-SALES of FOOD🍚🥣, ARTS & HANDICRAFTS, & many others!!!
🖋SIGN UP NOW & pay a non-refundable deposit 💰to secure your booth!!!!
❗See form attached❗

You are welcomed to send the form to our main office at DBNA Jalan Kumpang, Off Jalan Ong Tiang Swee 93712 Kuching, Sarawak😉😊

BOOTH REGISTRATION FORM
https://drive.google.com/file/d/1X0OVn7be_mlIB9ItKGAHuB40RKmEs_0R/view?usp=sharing

😍😍😍THERE ARE MANY EXCITING ACTIVITIES THAT WILL BE COMING SOON❗❗❗❗

Here are all the links of the forms that you can download and fill! You are welcomed to send all the forms to our main office at DBNA Jalan Kumpang, Off Jalan Ong Tiang Swee 93712 Kuching, Sarawak😉😊

👉BORANG PERTANDINGAN MASAKAN TRADISIONAL BIDAYUH
https://drive.google.com/file/d/1hyh8-WDZPEaS8Ybm5FmxCe2TjAYaBtp8/view?usp=sharing

👉BORANG LUMBA KAKEG/SIGOW
https://drive.google.com/file/d/1WnjuBgIMjpPn3wYHsMZ2z-Bg6_IvIU6A/view?usp=sharing

👉BORANG ANAK SANGON
https://drive.google.com/file/d/1D9pU5xQmLH1brcFnhhIM351iaHBE6-M1/view?usp=sharing

Don’t use ‘kumang’ for Bidayuh pageants – BorneoPost Online

Don’t use ‘kumang’ for Bidayuh pageants – BorneoPost Online | Borneo , Malaysia, Sarawak Daily News | Largest English Daily In Borneo

Don’t use ‘kumang’ for Bidayuh pageants – BorneoPost Online | Borneo , Malaysia, Sarawak Daily News | Largest English Daily In Borneohttp://www.theborneopost.com/2017/06/04/dont-use-kumang-for-bidayuh-pageants/SERIAN: Several organisers of Bidayuh traditional beauty pageants have been chided for naming their events ‘Kumang’ – originally an Iban word – instead of more appropriate terms from their own dial…

SARAWAK CULINARY ADVENTURE 2016 @ RWMF

The Bidayuh Debate “Tenge Bidayuh” 2015 Report

The Bidayuh Debate 2015 Report | DBNA (DAYAK BIDAYUH NATIONAL ASSOCIATION)

The Bidayuh Debate 2015 Report | DBNA (DAYAK BIDAYUH NATIONAL ASSOCIATION)http://dbna.org.my/the-bidayuh-debate-2015-report/On Sunday, 13th September 2015, the first ever “Tenge Bidayuh” or the Bidayuh debate competition,  was carried out at Awah Tun Abdul Razak Longhouse in Kampung Piching, Serian.…

Final Phase of the DBNA-BGA Education and Career Guidance Fair 2016 today

The education committee of the Dayak ducation National Association and Bidayuh Graduates Association (DBNA-BGA) is having the final phase of the DBNA-BGA Education and Career Guidance Fair 2016.  The event today will take place concurrently at two different locations – Serian Community Hall, Serian and SMK Sematan, Lundu. READ MORE.

Bidayuh Youth Symposium 2015 (Agenda & Programme)

For more information regarding Bidayuh Youth Symposium 2015, please Click Here.