Who says Borneo girls aren’t pretty? Of course they are one of the kind; smacked right here in the Borneo Island in Malaysia. Borneo girls are among the ones having unique and exotic faces; from tanned skin beauties to strikingly beautiful fair maidens.
As for the Sea-Dayaks, they were described through the eyes of Reverend Edwin H.Gomes during his missionary in Sarawak as “The colour of their skin varies considerably, not so much between one tribe to another, but in different localities. Generally speaking, those who reside in the interior, on the banks of the upper reaches of the rivers are fairer than those live nearer to the sea. This may be due to the increase of shade from the old jungle, and bathing in and drinking of the clear gravely bedded streams. Their colour varies from a dark bronze to a light brown with a tinge of yellow. Their eyes are black or brown, clear and bright, with quick intelligence and good temper."
The Iban community is known to be decendants of Kumang. Who is Kumang?
Based on the Oxford Dictionary of World Mythology's definition, Kumang is t
I believe that every single women has that Kumang spirit in them. Every woman has the quality of Kumang if not all but at least some which I think we can develop day by day. To all BHF 2011 contestants, you must believe that you are beautiful, unique and be proud being Anak Sarawak.
This post is a tribute to all my lovely girls who are the reflection of how Sarawak is blessed with beautiful people and culture.
This is for you girls..track by Prince "The Most Beautiful Girl"
Kumang Iban...bajik memagang bala Kumang....
|Kumang Shandra (love her "sugu tinggi")|
|Kumang Christabel (she's the "kakak")|
|Kumang Francesca (pandai ënsumbar indu tuk)|
|Kumang Noraini (Malay + Iban)|
|Kumang Adelene (Indian+Iban)|
|Kumang Isabelinda (knows how to ngajat)|
|Kumang Sanddy (Kumang ari Betong bertubuh lempung)|
|Kumang Angela (Balingian lass)|
|Kumang Suzan (Labuan lass)|
|KumangAmanda (cikgu Mandy)|
|Kumang Diana (From Sri Aman)|
Now let us see...dayung sangon....Dayung Bidayuh.....
|Dayung Christina (1st Runner up)|
|Dayung Delinda (Winner for Bidayuh Category)|
|Dayung Hozenna (nemu jaku Iban ya tuk)|
|Dayung Jenifer (Kumang Miri 2011 winner for Bidayuh category)|
|Dayung Linda (pretty lass)|
|Dayung Olivia (always camera ready)|
|Dayung Felicity (our Ms. Brilliant Smile)|
|Dayung Frisca (Sexy Selako)|
|Dayung Rebecca (love her smile)|
|Keligit Cammilye (Winner for Keligit Ulu category)|
|Keligit/Ruran Ulung Corlina (our Ms. Personality)|
|Keligit Gina (doe-eyed beauty)|
|Keligit Janet (2nd Runner-up for Keligit Ulu)|
|Keligit Karyn (this girls smiles all the way)|
|Keligit Mina (lustrous hair)|
|Keligit Pauline (love her catwalk)|
|Keligit Priscilla (backed out last minute..she'll make a come back we hope)|
|Keligit Steffi A.(I love her cat-eye look)|
|Keligit Steffi J. (sister to Keligit Vikki J.)|
|Keligit Vikki J. (love her smile)|
|Keligit JoeYce (1st Runner-up, Ms.Photogenic and Ms.Favourite)|
There you have it...all beautiful Borneo maidens...now no one can say Borneo girls aren't pretty....
"A person is only beautiful, when their own beauty, is reflecting on to others."
- Tara Grady