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Ari Muyang (Ancestor’s Day)

A month after Chinese New Year, the aboriginal tribe named Mah Meri at Carey Island (Pulau Carey, Malaysia) celebrate the ancestor’s day (Ari Muyang).

Pulau Carey Ari Muyang 2013 (1)

There are 5 villages in Pulau Carey, each celebrate Ari Muyang at different dates.

Pulau Carey Ari Muyang 2013 (16)

Some are private ceremony to the community but some are opened to public. The only Mah Meri hamlet that welcomes visitors is the community at Kampung Sungai Bumbun.

Pulau Carey Ari Muyang 2013 (13) 

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