By Jeremy Khalil on June 30, 2015
KUALA LUMPUR, 26 June 2015 – The National Department for Culture & Arts has once again organised the Iftar@KL 2015, previously known as the Ramadan Festival. The event, which will be happening every weekend throughout the fasting month, will be held at Jalan Raja, Kuala Lumpur, opposite the Sultan Abdul Samad Building.
Visitors can expect an array of activities available at the event, such as the preparation and distribution of the ‘bubur lambuk’ or spiced porridge, tourism exhibitions, nasyid performances and competitions, Ramadan talks, Al-Quran recitals, breaking of fast ceremony followed by communal prayers and other activities.
The Iftar@KL event is organised by the National Department for Culture and Arts, with cooperation from various other agencies such as Ministry of Tourism and Culture Malaysia, Tourism Malaysia, the Kuala Lumpur City Hall, the Visit Malaysia Year Secretariat, Department of Islamic Development Malaysia, Islamic Tourism Center (ITC), Department of Federal Territory Islamic Affairs, the National Heritage Department, and Masjid Jamek Kampong Bharu.
Entrance is free and the public is invited to participate in the event which is happening on 20, 21, 27, 28 June, and 4, 5, 11, 12 July 2015.
For more information, please visit http://www.jkkn.gov.my/.