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Connecting the Lights

Facts, Mysteries and Eurasians

Two weeks ago, I received an email notification of a very interesting and fascinating Sunday afternoon programme at a leading hotel in Penang. 1,351 more words

More Penang

I spent a long time in Penang. Outwardly, to the world, I was contemplating my life, reading up on philosophy and meditating life, the universe and everything.  1,174 more words

Malaysia

Penang Diary 1: A brief history

Penang comes from the Malay word pinang  or the areca plant (whose nut is called betel) which grew all over the island. Originally a part of the Malay sultanate of Kedah,  815 more words

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