The Kenyah Peselai, and the aftermath of Konfrontasi

A Kenyah peselai group, 1930, with Dutch photographer HF Tillema Peselai, an ancient ritual of the Kenyahs of Borneo, is a coming of age journey undertaken by men to discover new lands, wealth and trading. It is the equivalent of the Iban’s bejalai. … peselai is a rite of passage with deep roots to the… Continue reading The Kenyah Peselai, and the aftermath of Konfrontasi

2014

Happy New Year to all DWGH readers out there. Let us look to this new year with renewed hope, burning pasion for life, a responsible love for our Bornean culture and heritage, and closer forging of bonds with loved ones and family. Wish you all a healthy, prosperous and productive year ahead. Sincerely, The.Dayak.With.Golden.Hair.