Malaysia: Poet does country proud by showcasing Malay arts and literature

Poet Teo Wei Sing did the country proud recently by going on international stage to recite a Malay poem.

Clad in an ocean blue baju Melayu, purple kain samping with songkok and a dummy keris, Teo, 33, recited “Sembah Setia Patik Jelata, Junjung Kasih Tuanku di Takhta” before an appreciative crowd of over 200 people.

Although he did not win any award, it was a good platform to showcase Malay arts and literature to the world.

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