Simbang gabi, other Christmas events organized for Filipinos in KL
The Philippine Embassy in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia has planned several events that aim to bring Filipino nationals together and showcase Philippine Christmas traditions in Malaysia.
Holy Masses organized by the Philippine Embassy and the Federation of Filipino Associations in Malaysia (FFAM) will be held from December 1 to December 9 at the Embassy grounds every 7:00 p.m.
The Mass celebrants will include the Archbishop of Kuala Lumpur, Most Reverend Julian Low Beng Kim.
A Christmas concert entitled “Pamaskong Handog” will also be held on December 6 at the Amphitheatre of the Kompleks Kraft in Kuala Lumpur.
Some of the artists who will be present to entertain the Filipino community in Malaysia are Jay-R and Suy Galvez.
There will also be a lighting of giant parols as part of the Christmas Open House on December 11, to be attended by members of the diplomatic corps, Malaysian government officials and businessmen and leaders of the Filipino community.
The Open House will feature Filipino talents in Malaysia, including singer-songwriter Rachel Guerzo, singer-actress Maria Jazsmine, and musicians Willy Rebaño, Maria Rebaño and Lipraxedes Jumawan. — Bianca Rose Dabu/BM, GMA News