There is only about a week left to Eidul Fitri, or Hari Raya, as it is referred to in the Malay Archipelago. Just like any of the other major festival- Christmas, Chinese New Year or Deepavali, songs are already blaring over the radios, throughout shopping malls, and in offices across the world.
In the Malay world of Southeast Asia, which includes Malaysia and Singapore, this video of a cute Khamas, a Thai boy is making its rounds across social media. This Muslim boy was from The Voice Kids in Thailand, and is the winner of the talent show. How can he not win, with that round sincere eyes, melting everyone’s hearts. Fans tell us he is the only Muslim among his participants.
Take a listen below.
This is the original Malay song ‘Suasana Hari Raya’ (The Atmosphere When It’s Eid). This is how Eidul Fitri, is celebrated on the night of 1st Syawal. With fireworks and sparkles.
Here is his solo.
Here he is in a band, with the same song.
We can’t wait for Eid! Till then, seek the Night of Power in the last 10 days of Ramadan.