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Friday, August 6, 2010

Jalan TAR & Jalan Masjid India-Kuala Lumpur.


If we talk about hunting for carpet,textile,fabrics and hijab(tundung in Malay),I always talk about this street of Jalan TAR(Tuanku Abdul Rahman).In fact ,Tuanku Abdul Rahman is the name of the first Yang di-Pertua Agong(His Highness or King) of Malaysia.However there is another area near little India(or Jalan Masjid India) that you can find many textile store and fabric outlets.

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Normally this place will be crowded when festive season are around "Hari Raya".We can see many new street vendors.For women Jalan TAR & Jalan Masjid India is a place to seek matching hijab(Tudung in Malay) and spending the whole day checking & hunting every store for the perfect colours.

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On saturday and as expected the crowd begin for a night market(Pasar Malam) hunting and bargaining for their goods from the street vendors.



Beside many textile,clothing,carpet and fabric store I also notice there are many budget hotel around Jalan TAR and Jalan Masjid India.Most budget hotel around this district offer very competitive discount & more discount if we book online.


Randy said...

Great shots. I love the first one. Texting while driving.

AWANG said...

Hi Randy..
Thanks :)

Eki said...

It looks very much like Pasar Baru area in Jakarta. So you're now in KL?

fini said...

thanks for posting the photos..I missed the night market there, especially during Ramadhan month :)

Boom Nisanart said...

Love the first shot, Great captured !

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