MAIN AIR THAT WENT BAD

KAMPUNG LIFE FLASHES ON. After rereading the last post, an occasion about 'main air' that really stucked in my memory flashed to the mind. Since I am writing memoir about my Kampung Life, maybe I should just share it to give an insight of what I had to go through to be part of the … Continue reading MAIN AIR THAT WENT BAD

FLASHES OF KAMPUNG LIFE

PRELUDE In this posting, I will not be focusing on any particular aspect of Kampung Life but rather taking as a whole and highlighting the memorable activities and happenings during my growing up period at Kg Tangok, Bachok, Kelantan. KERAK NNISAN Aiyyyaa.. This is not translatable. Whatever, the story must go on. Kerak Manisan is … Continue reading FLASHES OF KAMPUNG LIFE

KAMPUNG GAMINGS Part 2

PRELUDE In the posting before this I had introduced Kg.Tangok from where I spent the growing up period of my life, its location and people, the advent of modernisation and how we tried to cope balancing between the kampung activities, chores, gamings and education. Let me continue from there into Part 2. GAMINGS NNUSUK The … Continue reading KAMPUNG GAMINGS Part 2

KAMPUNG GAMINGS PART 1

KAMPUNG GAMINGS PART 1 (borrowed form Adib's photo blog) (From Ismail Kadir paintings) MODERNISATION VS KAMPUNGSATION Living in a kampung may sound like living a backward lifestyle, far removed from the modernisation and its diversity and pace, always behind and always trying to catch up. Such a living, forever on the run trying to be … Continue reading KAMPUNG GAMINGS PART 1

KG. TANGOK, LAND OF MUAY THAI

KG. TANGOK, LAND OF MUAY THAI TANGOK BOXING Kg Tangok, apart from being the land of legends and pawangs was also the home of boxers; Muay Thai boxers. Muay Thai is a new vocabulary to the thoroughbred practitioners of Tangok Kick-boxing. It was only known as 'boxing' then without the word 'kick' as that was … Continue reading KG. TANGOK, LAND OF MUAY THAI

MEMOIR OF KG. TANGOK AND TOK TANGOK THE CROCODILE SHAMAN

PRELUDE Starting from this episode in the childhood tale of Kg.Tangok, I will take a different way of storytelling. From now on I will focus on one story at a time since the background have already been told. KG.TANGOK Kg Tangok, Bachok is an obscure village that most would have been missed if not for … Continue reading MEMOIR OF KG. TANGOK AND TOK TANGOK THE CROCODILE SHAMAN