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The Chettis

The People of Kalingas called Kelings came to Melaka 500 years ago to trade. While waiting for the winds to take them home, they stayed in Melaka for a few months. While there they married the locals. Their mix descendants a called Chettis. They inherited a rich Hindu culture of rituals unadulterated by recent modern Hindu migrants.

Ponggol Lembu

The Cow is a beast of burden to help us in the field. This celebration is to worship their contribution.

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