Hari Raya

When is the best (and worst) time to buy shoes or footwear

Hari Raya, Shopping

In this article, I would share my thoughts on the best time in the year to buy shoes, sandals and footwear, especially if we are buying from more expensive brands for the quality, comfort and durability of the shoes. Times has also changed as many retailers have brought their business to online platforms and is [...]

Datuk Sharifah Aini- Suasana Hari Raya lyrics with English Translation

Hari Raya

This is the holy month of Ramadhan. Here is wishing all Muslim, Selamat Menunaikan Ibadah Berpuasa. In a month’s time, Raya would be celebrated all around the world. During Hari Raya, you would hear the evergreen Raya song by Datuk Sharifah Aini, a popular singer being played on air and around shopping complexes. In fact, [...]

Where to buy Raya items like decos, curtains, baking supplies, etc

Hari Raya, Shopping

Puasa would be starting soon and Raya celebrants would be busy preparing for the Hari Raya celebrations. This year would be a much quieter celebration. Nevertheless preparations still need to go on. Sales would be happening and everyone would be on sale so Malaysians from all walks of life would be able to take advantage [...]

50 Popular Food Sold in Ramadhan Bazaars

Food and Drinks, Hari Raya, Malaysian Life

Muslims in Malaysia would begin their fasting (ibadah berpuasa) on 13 April 2021 this year. With the announcement of reopening of Ramadan bazaars, it is a time for us to rejoice. There would be various places designated for Ramadan bazaars around the country. In residential areas, typically some roads would be closed to make way [...]

Baju kurung, baju Melayu and deco for Raya at Mydin

Hari Raya
Baju kurung for ladies

I visited Mydin Subang Jaya branch to purchase curtains for my home (kain langsir). And I am amazed at the huge selection of items available at Mydin. Mydin already started selling a huge selection of raya clothings for men, women and children: A lot of people are shopping at Mydin and it is expected the [...]

Raya deco, shopping and discounts at AEON Big

Hari Raya

AEON Big (formerly known as Carrefour) have started selling Hari Raya baju Melayu and raya decorations: Above the entrance at one of their outlets where green colour sofa with raya theme curtains as well as raya clothings are being displayed. Above are raya decorations like plastic flowers, bamboo stands and lights. Above are Baju Melayu [...]

Baju kurung and Malay ladies wear for Raya shopping

Hari Raya, Shopping

I buy most of my pants at Tucz outlet (not to be confused with Tulip)  as I was able to get good quality pants with no zippers at reasonable prices. Recently I went to Tucz to purchase another set of pants and noticed they have started to sell a lot of Raya clothings for ladies [...]

Raya baju kurung very cheap after raya-buy and keep for next year

Festive, Hari Raya

Department stores like AEON (formerly Jaya Jusco) are having massive discounts for their Raya baju kurung …up to 70%. If you are not fussy about fashion and is willing to year previous fashion, the best time to buy festive clothes is after the festival itself….for next year. Imagine…the baju kurung that was priced RM159 is [...]

Hari Raya Hampers On Sale Everywhere

Hari Raya

As with any festive season, hampers are being oferred and sold everywhere. I usually enjoy looking at hampers being sold to see the creativity and presentation that went into creating the hamper. It is the best time to boost up sales for many companies through larger purchase volume. Put in some high demand items in [...]