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Rangoli or Kolam Project for Teams at the Workplace

by Yin on September 30, 2013

My colleague thought of a project whereby each team in our department is tasked to come out with a Rangoli Kolam. We downloaded the design from the internet, enlarged it and printed into 12 of almost equal sizes. Each group was supposed to use their creativity to come up with a design an, each team is […]

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How to keep your home safe from burglars

by Yin on August 4, 2013

As the festive sessions nears, many Malaysians would be making their journey back to their hometown. There are some very good tips provided by The Star paper on tips of keeping your home safe….especially when you will be away during the joliday sessions. 8 ways to keep your home safe: 1. Doors and windows must […]

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Where to get good caterers in Petaling Jaya, Kuala Lumpur and Klang Valley

by Yin on December 24, 2012

When it comes to company functions, many of us want to source for a good and reliable caterer.  I know searching for caterers can be a headache, especially if you are just put in charged of this and do not know where to source for a good, honest and that cook food delicious enough to […]

Home » Deepavali » Huge Rangoli or Kolam Design at Berjaya Times Square

Huge Rangoli or Kolam Design at Berjaya Times Square

by Yin on November 8, 2012

The Peacock Rangoli or Kolam located at Fahrenheit88 shopping complex was already creative enough. But when we head over to Berjaya Times Square shopping complex (you can reach there by getting down from Imbi monorail- it’s just opposite the station), you can see a huge Kolam or Rangoli located right at the front entrance: The […]

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Happy Deepavali- Beautiful Peacock Rangoli and Peacock

by Yin on November 7, 2012

Here’s wishing all celebrants a Happy Deepavali. To those driving back to hometown, please drive safely. Since there is also another public holiday this week- many are taking the entire week off. Have a great celebration and happy holidays to all. I visited Fahrenheit88 shopping complex at Bukit Bintang and was impressed by their Peacock […]

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Deepavali Peacock Rangoli Deco at Shopping complex

by Yin on November 4, 2012

Usually, most places would be using the real coloured uncooked rice- and then spread according to the design drawn. I’ve always seen shopping complex using the real original Rangoli. The danger is that you risk having the Rangoli or kolam messed up if people accidentally kick on it or if mischevious kids start playing around […]

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Beautiful Peacock Rangoli or Kolam Design

by Yin on October 5, 2012

Below is a Rangoli or Kolam of the shape of a Peacock, an auspicious animal:  The design comes in main colours of blue (peacock) in various green hues displaying its feathers in all glory. Coupled with a “Welcome” wording. Below is an entry arch decorated using a Peacock theme- suitable to be used for functions […]

Home » Deepavali Festive shopping » Fragrant sandalwood from Tulasi and other brands

Fragrant sandalwood from Tulasi and other brands

by Yin on October 3, 2011

If you visit Brickfields or Little India, you can buy the fragrant sandalwood at very reasonable prices: In fact, I think it’s at the lowest price: a pack with probably about 10 small cones of incense sandalwood cost about RM1.90- bought about few years ago by me. I am sure the price would not have […]