KOTA KINABALU: Sabah Museum Raya open house honours the state cultural heritage with various traditional sports such as blowpipe and slingshot games took place.
Sabah Museum Director, Joanna Kitingan, said various traditional cuisines were also prepared for the guests who were also entertained with traditional music instruments such as Gambus and Betitik.
“These traditional cuisines and music performance were once available during Raya celebration in the past,” she said during the event.
in line with it’s role, she said the museum has been documenting historical treasures which includes traditional instruments that were once used exclusively for wedding ceremonies.
She also said Raya celebration is the time to forgive each other and strengthen the bonds between friends.
“It is my hope that the event today will give everyone the opportunity to close their ties and enjoy the food,” she added. – SayangSabah