"Malaysian Costumes from early to modern" Malaysia Travelogue by l_joo

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Malaysian Costumes along with it's history
This is a rough drawing to show tourists how it evolve from the early days until today.

This is a photo by joo taken from Kota Bharu of Kelantan state in year 2003. These girls are Malay Muslims also known as Bumiputra.

This is also by joo fron Kota Bharu.

This is a photo taken by joo from the Melaka Stadhuys Museum. It shows how the costumes of Melaka days.

A picture shows how a rich Malaysian woman wear before the year 1957.

Here you can see the way modern city dwellers' costume. These are Malaysian but they are non-Muslims.

This is taken from Sentul market in Kuala Lumpur. They are Indians or Hindus. They speak mostly Tamil.

On my visit to Melaka 2 years ago, I took a good set of photos in the Portuguese village.

  • Page Updated May 9, 2016
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