Sarawak

Gawai – Giving thanks to the gods

Gawai – Giving thanks to the gods

In most agricultural-based societies, it is incumbent upon the people to give thanks to the gods for a good harvest. In Sarawak, this thanksgiving ritual…
Gawai Dayak Festival

Gawai Dayak Festival

By Audrey Barry Gawai is an annual festival celebrated by the Dayak natives in Sarawak, Malaysia, on June 1 and 2. It is a public holiday…