5 Must-See @ Kelantan, Malaysia

As shared from earlier blogging πŸ‘©πŸ»β€πŸ’»πŸ“, as promised, SiennyLovesDrawing πŸ‘©πŸ» is gonna sharing about the 5️⃣ Must-See πŸ‘€πŸ‘πŸ‘ @ Kelantan, Malaysia πŸ‡²πŸ‡Ύ

Hmm…Just personally preferred πŸ’—πŸ’• by herself during her recent visit, hope you all will love πŸ’—πŸ’• this list ya 😍🀩

1️⃣ Sultan Ismail Petra Silver Jubilee Mosque πŸ‡¨πŸ‡³πŸ•Œ (Beijing Mosque)

At 1️⃣st glance, not ❌ a Chinese temple β›© as many visitors will thought so πŸ’­πŸ‘«πŸ‘­πŸ‘¬

It’s the 1️⃣st Chinese built Chinese mosque πŸ‡¨πŸ‡³πŸ•Œ in Malaysia πŸ‡²πŸ‡Ύ

This Beijing Mosque πŸ‡¨πŸ‡³πŸ•Œ is the landmark πŸ“of the majesty of Islam β˜ͺ️ in the land of Kelantan since 12 Sept 2005 & inaugurated in Aug 2009 πŸ˜€

The total construction cost of this 3.7 acre mosque πŸ•Œ is approximately πŸ’°RM8.8 millions & it can accommodate 1️⃣K pax πŸ‘¬πŸ‘­πŸ‘« at a time

This beautiful 😍😍 mosque πŸ•Œ is locatedπŸ“on the edge of the Pasir Mas – Rantau Panjang highway πŸ›£ about 2️⃣km from the Rantau Panjang town

This mosque πŸ•Œ is with unique 🀩 architecture i.e. combining both Chinese β›© & Islamic β˜ͺ️ architecture, as well as resembles a 1️⃣K-year-old Niujie Mosque πŸ‡¨πŸ‡³πŸ•Œ in Beijing, China πŸ‡¨πŸ‡³

Special notes πŸ“ŒπŸ“Œ for non-Muslims visitors to this mosque πŸ•Œ ,

1️⃣. NOT ❌ to enter this Friday prayer β˜ͺ️🀲🏻 podium within the prayer room

2️⃣. Non-Muslims πŸ‘¬πŸ‘­πŸ‘« ONLY allow to touch, hold & use the Translation Al-Quran πŸ”‘πŸ” πŸ“–

3️⃣. For femalesπŸ‘­πŸ‘­πŸ‘­, do dress modest or you may opt for the free πŸ†“ robe πŸ‘˜ rental 1️⃣st before entering this mosque πŸ•Œ ya

Free πŸ†“ admission 🎟

AddressπŸ“: Jalan Kampung Rantau Panjang, 17200 Rantau Panjang, Kelantan, West Malaysia
Website: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sultan_Ismail_Petra_Silver_Jubilee_Mosque
FB: https://www.facebook.com/MasjidBeijing/

2️⃣ Wat Photinivan πŸ‡ΉπŸ‡­β›©

This Thai Buddhism temple πŸ‡ΉπŸ‡­β›© is situated at Kg Jambu, a Malaysian-Thai πŸ‡²πŸ‡ΎπŸ‡ΉπŸ‡­ village in Tumpat, Kelantan

It’s approximately 15km πŸš—πŸš™ Northeast from Kota Bharu town

This temple πŸ‡ΉπŸ‡­β›© was constructed since 1973 & πŸ’― fully completed 6️⃣ years later

The main attraction 😍😍 here is the magnificient reclining Buddha (not really sleeping πŸ’€πŸ˜΄ Buddha ya) with 40m long, 11m height & 9m wide

This Buddha is believed to be 1️⃣ of the largest of its kind in Southeast Asia 🌎

The architecture & design of this wat πŸ‡ΉπŸ‡­β›© was by the Chief Monk of this wat

It was constructed with πŸ’―% funding πŸ’° from the local Thai community πŸ‡ΉπŸ‡­πŸ‘­πŸ‘¬πŸ‘« of this Kg Jambu & donations from various bodies

Several major Thai festivals πŸ‡ΉπŸ‡­πŸŽ‰πŸŽŠ are being celebrating here every years

Free πŸ†“ admission 🎟, donation is welcome

AddressπŸ“: Kota Bharu, Kelantan, West Malaysia
Operation hours:
FB: https://www.facebook.com/Wat-phothivihan-sleeping-buddha-746135388795051/

3️⃣ Galeri Wau Pak Sapie & Wan Anuar

Wau means kite 🎏 in Malaysia πŸ‡²πŸ‡Ύ ‘s national language & before her recent trip, she πŸ‘©πŸ» was so wanted to visit & learn much more about handmaking kite πŸ‘πŸ»βœπŸ»βœ‚οΈπŸ“πŸŽ

Just as shown in her handrawn βœπŸ»πŸ–Š “Kelantan” typo doodle during her flight ✈️🧑 to Kelantan, do click in πŸ‘†πŸ»to view πŸ‘€πŸ‘πŸ‘ her recent IG photos πŸ“ΈπŸ“Έ & clip πŸ“ΉπŸŽ₯ album posted ya πŸ˜ƒ

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Yeah‼️ @siennylovesdrawing πŸ‘©πŸ» really love πŸ’— her #travel βœˆοΈπŸŽ’πŸ§’πŸ‘ŸπŸ•Ά to #Kelantan πŸ‡²πŸ‡Ύ with @motackelantanofficial this time. Swipe left ➑️ for this whole photos πŸ“Έβž•clip πŸ“ΉπŸŽ₯in this album . . Why❓⁉️ Do continue read on below, more Kelantan stories via her #blog link @ profile πŸ‘©πŸ»β€πŸ’»πŸ“ & #vlog πŸ“ΉπŸŽ₯ via her YouTube channel named #siennylovesdrawing . . She πŸ‘©πŸ» had a pleasant comfy 1️⃣hour flight with @fireflyairlines 🧑✈️ & spent time snapped photos πŸ“ΈπŸ“Έ from her window seat πŸ’Ίas usual if you know her well πŸ˜„πŸ˜† . . Then, she πŸ‘©πŸ» got the mood to #doodling ✍🏻 #typography of Kelantan with @artlinemy #ArtlineDecorite pens πŸ–ŠπŸ–Š . . What’s the main icon you have observed πŸ‘€πŸ‘πŸ‘ from her Kelantan #doodles ❓⁉️ . . Yes βœ… The traditional #kite handmaking here. She πŸ‘©πŸ» went to #GaleriWauPakSapie & learnt much more from Pak Sapie’s son now πŸ™‹πŸ½β€β™‚οΈThe founder, Pak Sapie πŸ‘΄πŸ½has passed away last year from heart attack . . Wau Malaysia πŸ‡²πŸ‡Ύ = Wau Bulan (moon shape). Wau Kelantan = Wau Puyuh (bird shape). Also others eg. Wau Kucing (sitting cat shape), Wau Bodhi (Bodhi leaf shape) etc. . . @gayatravel @malaysia.truly.asia #motackelantan19 #motackel #motac #sayangkelantan #sayangmalaysia #kotabharu # #ihyaramadhankelantan19 #ihyamotac19 #ramadhankb19 #VisitKelantan2020 #MalaysiaTrulyAsia #cuticutimalaysia #vm2020 #tourismmalaysia #nsyftravel #BeautifulMalaysia #travelling #contentcreator #bloggers

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So so happy πŸ˜ƒ that she πŸ‘©πŸ» had a chance to visit the handmade kite 🎏 gallery by late Pak Sapie πŸ‘³πŸ½β€β™‚οΈ, the legendary πŸ‘πŸ» kite maker of Malaysia πŸ‡²πŸ‡Ύ

Really impressed 🀩 & learnt that each wau is not just a unique artwork, also meant a reflection of the handmaker’s heart ❀️ in demonstrating the subtle handcraft mastery πŸ‘πŸ»

Met his son, Mr Wan Anuar πŸ™‹πŸ½β€β™‚οΈat the gallery & he shared some of processes of handmaking a kite 🎏 ~ Wau Bulan, Malaysia πŸ‡²πŸ‡Ύ official kite, an iconic art of the Malaysia πŸ‡²πŸ‡Ύ ‘s heritage & traditional culture

Mr Wan Anuar πŸ™‹πŸ½β€β™‚οΈalso conducting wau handmaking workshop from time to time to create awareness to the young generation πŸ‘§πŸ»πŸ§’πŸ½πŸ‘¦πŸ½πŸ§‘πŸ½ as well as foreign tourists to remember & appreciate this almost endangered handcraft art πŸ’ͺπŸ»πŸ‘πŸ»

Briefly he πŸ™‹πŸ½β€β™‚οΈhas explained that he will share the history, kite frames carving, handrawn βœπŸ»πŸ–Š & handmaking βœ‚οΈπŸ“πŸ“process of the colorful wau decorations. Lastly, of course trying to fly your own handmade wau πŸŽβ€ΌοΈ Yeahβ€ΌοΈπŸ˜

The official kite of Kelantan state is Wau Puyuh

Do check out her vlog πŸ“ΉπŸŽ₯ captured from her impressive visit ya

AddressπŸ“: Jalan Pantai Cahaya Bulan, 15350 Kota Bharu, Kelantan, West Malaysia
Operation hoursπŸ•£: 8.30am to 3.30pm
FB: https://www.facebook.com/galeriwau/

4️⃣ KB Permai Silverware

A manufacturer of Kelantan Malay silvercrafts since 1985, the only 1️⃣ now in Kelantan

A wide range of ready made silver products e.g. souvenirs πŸ’, jewellery πŸ‘‘, house decorations πŸ–Ό etc.

Custom made, repair β›βš’ & restoration of silver based items e.g. trophy πŸ† , cokmar etc. are available here

Impressive beautiful πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ€©πŸ˜ workdone

She πŸ‘©πŸ» has bought a pair of silver earrings πŸ›’πŸ›for her mama πŸ‘΅πŸ» as souvenir πŸ’πŸŽ from here

AddressπŸ“: 5406-B & C, Jalan Sultanah Zainab, 15050 Kota Bharu, Kelantan, West Malaysia
Operation hours: 9am to 6pm
FB: https://www.facebook.com/KBPermai-298158283668549/

5️⃣ Siti Khadijah Market πŸ›’πŸ›

It’s a famous local wet & dry market πŸ›’πŸ›among the Kelantanese

This market with its name after Prophet Muhammad’s wife, she πŸ§•πŸΌ was well known πŸ‘πŸ»for her entrepreneurial skill

Moreover, this local market is mainly with female entrepreneurs πŸ‘­πŸ‘­πŸ‘­

Many tourists πŸ‘«πŸ‘­πŸ‘¬ are visiting to shopping πŸ›’πŸ› for souvenirs πŸ’πŸŽ e.g. batik, serunding etc.

She enjoyed her batik pants shopping with friends here, also met some really friendly locals in this market

AddressπŸ“:  Jalan Buluh Kubu, 15000 Kota Bharu, Kelantan, West Malaysia
Operation hours:
Website: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Siti_Khadijah_Market
FB: https://www.facebook.com/pasarsitikhadijahkb/

Updated 19.6.2019

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