Happy Mother’s Day

I love you, Mom. I love your aliveness,
your joy in living, your understanding,
your giving.
And what I love best of all
is that you love me.
God of all Mothers,
thank you for my mom!

From: John Kamar, Charles Gana & Cheryl Empenai

Miri Divisional Gawai Dayak

And the winners are..

Keling Gawai Dayak 2010 – Ryan Chok ak Wat from Bawang Assan, Sibu.

2nd position goes to Henry Ebau Tusau from Long Selatong Dikan, Baram.

3rd position goes to Joshua Lenet from Long Panai, Baram.

Miss Nunda Krisping Meges won the Kumang Bidayuh title, followed by Michelle Genevie ak Sontek and third place goes to Melissa Alecia.

The Kumang Iban title goes to Jane ak Mudin from Ulu Teru, Tinjar, followed by Valentine Hellyiza ak Stephen and third place goes to Rachel ak Nanang from Sg. Poyut, Marudi.

The Keligit Orang Ulu title goes to Lydia Suling Laing, followed by Calister Solo Disa and third place goes to bio-tech student, Penelope Ering Laing from Universiti Malaysia Pahang.

Faces of Kumang and Keling

The semi-final of the Miri Divisional Gawai Dayak Kumang/Keligit and Keling/Belawan contest was a successfully held last Sunday at Bintang Megamall. The competition this year saw a record number of entries. Here are some of my favourite shots.

Those who were eliminated did caught our attention too! I hope they’ll be available for future photo session.