Posts Tagged ‘Kota Belud’

The Great Buffalo Rodeo Show- Yee Haa!

Tamu Besar- the Buffalo Rodeo segment of the event.

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Buck Off!



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Cavalry In The Age of Chivalry

Part II of the Horse Parade in Kota Belud, Sabah.

Charge of the Light Brigade


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Tribal Spectacular

A picture collection of the Horse Extravaganza way back in October, 2009, in Kota Belud, Sabah.

In the Eye of the Horse


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A Posse of Horsemen On the Plain

Held once a year in a resplendent setting fused with pomp & fanfare, this has got to be one of the must-see-events in Sabah.

Vegetable Seller


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Billy the Kid

The Kid fom Kota Belud

Scene of  Tamu Besar Horse Parade, Kota Belud- 25 Nov., 2009


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Festival of Sacrifice

Official public holiday in Sabah- end of Hajj.

Very Arabisque-looking, is it not?  Very traditional and a vintage piece in the visual perspective sort of way.  As far as I know, it’s quite a unique architectural edifice in the whole of Sabah.

Mosque of Kota Belud

Kota Belud is in Sabah.

:: Nov 27th, 2009- Eid al-Adha

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Trooping the Colour, Borneo Style

Kota Belud, “waaaah!”, the land of horses & buffalos (it could easily be the land of milk & honey). So, here it begins the story of the “Five Horsemen On the Prairie“. First thing first, let’s meet our world-famous horseman of Kota Belud. I have seen pictures of this old gentleman countless times, each time he still conjures up the image of the  “wow!” factor.  There it is, I am still insisting on putting up a picture of this gentleman with a photogenic “wow!” factor. He could have been our superstar!


Me & My Horse Named "Neigh!"


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