Thursday, 2 February 2023

Saturday, 17 December 2022

Friday, 16 December 2022

Scenic view of the Sibu Wharf and the brightly lit oldest temple in town


 Scenic view of the Sibu Wharf and the brightly lit oldest temple in town known as Tua Pek Kong Temple at dusk in Sibu, Sarawak, Malaysian Borneo. The temple has a 7 storey pagoda with a temple history dating back to the 1850's.

Wednesday, 14 December 2022

Malay Form of Dancing known as "bergendang"


 Only the men and boys take part in the Malay Form of Dancing known as "bergendang".Behind the low curtain streched across the room sit the girlsmbeating out a strength rythms on the drums and singing to the dancers,one at a time.

Circa 1960's,Photo by Hedda Morrison

Pengkalan Sapi Jetty ,circa 1996.


 Perahu tambang view from Pengkalan Sapi Jetty ,circa 1996.The view around the jetty base now are totally different compare the situation on the photo.Now the jetty embankment is cement compared to this picture it is just wood and there is Darul Hana Bridge from the other side as well now.In 1996, Dewan undangan negeri sarawak  had not yet been built in that area, compared to now.

Monday, 12 December 2022