Chen Voon Fee Resource Center

The Bugis Way of Life by Pn. Zuraidah Ghani

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It took several years of research and two trips to Makassar and Sulawesi before Pn. Zuraidah could really feel that she now understands her Bugis identity. This talk will explore who and what the Bugis are- their history, beliefs and way of life.
About the speaker:
Pn. Zuraidah begin her interest in exploring her Bugis background 10 years ago. Born in Muar, Johor, she spent several years abroad before returning to Malaysia in 1997. Her book, ‘A Bugis Family’ is a result of her adventure and experience in documenting her native roots.
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Say Hello to the new #CVFRC website!

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It’s with great excitement that we unveil a new website for all
CVFRC users!

WWW.CHENVOONFEERC.ORG is powered by 
Badan Warisan Malaysia and supported by the Chen Voon Fee Trust. 

Yes, we finally have an online home for all of Badan Warisan’s collection of books, maps, ephemera, photos, journals, news cuttings and many other things, spanning over 30 years!

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As a preliminary development for the website, users can browse our catalogue comprising books, ephemera, our special collections on Mubin Sheppard Memorial Prize and the National Heritage Awards.

 

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new-picture-1What’s more, users can also make appointments to use the resource center via the website, apply for membership as well as make donations in cash & kind to support the center. 

We are currently in progress of uploading the old newspaper cuttings and photos dated all the way back from the 1980s to 2007!

This website will be continuously updated with other collections and materials.


Thank you for your support!