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Remembering the event of the past is important to the point that they show better ways of being and doing in the present that helps build a better future.

The here and now is very important to determine the quality of life of the Kadazan people in the future.

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Nov 06, 2018

Aki Maragang and His Descendants

The children of Aki Maragang were Runsud, Rongguvai, Tomui, and Sayap, the only daughter. He may have other children. Also, another version may exist.

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Aug 07, 2018

Mantad Yunnan Taki-Aki Tuhun Kadazan, Ka!

Kivaa piipio tuhun, Kadazan om nogi okonko Kadazan, do moboos do mantad Yunnan, ka, o komohoingan do tuhun Kadazan. Kivaa naku do katapatan diti?

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Aug 07, 2018

Komohoingan Tinau Kadazan: Mantad Nomboo Zioho?

Muot ko dati mantad nomboo haid o komohoingan Tinau Kadazan. Ti-uot diti avasi toomod. Ingkaa no potitikid tinau tuhun id vinoun. Au tumood zioho do mongiho do susuzan do tuhun dioho sondii.

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Aug 07, 2018

Kadazans At The Crossroads: NOW is the Time for Decision

The Kadazans at the crossroads! Are they in a better position now than before?

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Aug 07, 2018

Kadazan: Centuries Old Name

Many people, including many in Kadazan communities, are confused whether the name is of recent origin or was in use a long time ago. In fact, the name is centuries old.

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Aug 07, 2018

Kadazan Watch

Kadazan Watch provides you with updates on events that affect the lives of the Kadazan peoples. Read about these events as they unfold.

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Aug 07, 2018

Start Learning Kadazan with These Kadazan Words

The following explanation in English of these Kadazan words is the best attempt by the writer.

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Aug 07, 2018

Kadazan Traditional Music and Dances

Kadazan traditional music and dances would refer respectively to the sounds produced by "Magagung" (gong beating), "Bungkau", "Sompoton" and to the Kadazan dances of "Sumazau" and "Batibas"

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Aug 07, 2018

Kadazan Synonyms and Antonyms

These words are a sampling of Kadazan Synonyms and Antonyms in the Kadazan Language.

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Aug 06, 2018

The Kadazan Search for Identity

Kadazan Search for Identity is similar to the search by other races in the world. Being proud of being a Kadazan is a strength that can help Kadazans contribute to nation building.

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Aug 06, 2018

Learn Kadazan Phrases, One Phrase at a Time

Here are some Kadazan phrases for you to ponder. Have some idea about the meaning of such phrases.

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Aug 06, 2018

Kadazan Personages

Getting to know some Well-known Kadazan personages, past and present.

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Aug 06, 2018

Kadazan Musical Instruments

Kadazan Musical Instruments include the six-set gongs (tagung), kulintangan, kungkuvak and tuahi.

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Aug 06, 2018

Kadazan Mogium Kointutunan: Ka Diisai do AU?

Aiso do saasabap do au tinau Kadazan mogium kointutunan. Iisai nopo tinau id vinoun hangadon do ointutunan sabaagi do iso mantad di tinau ngaavi izioho.

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Aug 06, 2018

Kadazan Modern History

Kadazan modern history alternates between amazing achievements and heart-breaking events that sometimes pit Kadazan leaders against each other.

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Aug 06, 2018

The Kadazan Language: Speak Kadazan Daily to Preserve IT!

Kadazan Language is the language spoken by people living in the region that stretches from Nosoob-Kepayan area through Penampang-Putatan to Papar-Membakut.

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Aug 06, 2018

Kadazan History Timeline

This is a preliminary Kadazan History Timeline. It is subject to changes as and when necessary or when new information become available.

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Aug 06, 2018

The Kadazan Harvest Festival

The Kadazan harvest festival is celebrated throughout the month of May each year. It culminates in the grand Harvest Festival Celebration on the 30th and 31st of May at the Hongkod Koisaan.

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Aug 06, 2018

Insights into Kadazan Early History

Kadazan early history painted a picture of a people looking for land where they could settle and progress, looking upwards to the skies with pride and great hope for the future.

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Aug 06, 2018

Kadazan Dictionary

The first Kadazan Dictionary, "Kadazan-English and English-Kadazan Dictionary" (1958) was compiled by A. Antonissen, a Catholic Mill Hill priest.

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Aug 06, 2018

Welcome to KadazanHomeland

KadazanHomeland is the place where you can get information about the Kadazan people whose homeland is Sabah, Malaysia, situated at the northern part of the island of Borneo.

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Aug 06, 2018


If you had visited Donggongon, Penampang, more than twenty years ago, you will not recognise it now if you come today.

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Aug 06, 2018

Incidences of Brothers against Brothers among Kadazans

The incidences "brothers against brothers" among Kadazans do happen. The reasons are as fairly many and varied. And this mentality is played out in different occasions.

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Aug 06, 2018

Atagak Boos Atagak Kointutunan: Nunu iti doid Kadazan?

Kumaa kogumuan do sukod vagu, momok-somok no do odimpot o katapatan do "atagak boos atagak kointutunan".

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Apr 11, 2018

Animism Among Kadazan People Still Persists

You can somehow say that animism among Kadazans persists to this day.

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Sep 02, 2017

The Headhunters of Borneo

Headhunters roamed around Borneo in days gone by. The term still has some fascination to many. However, this very word can still strike fear among the not so strong at heart.

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Sep 02, 2017

Kadazan Religious Beliefs

You may find that there are different Kadazan religious beliefs. But this does not prevent any of them from participating in events organised by Kadazan communities such as the Pesta Kaamatan.

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Sep 01, 2017

Pusaka Land

It is of grave concern that many Kadazans are selling off their lands including "Pusaka Land".

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Sep 01, 2017

Pobpiumanan Ko

Nung moboos ko do songuhun ko mantad do tuhun Kadazan, au kahasa do popoboos do pobpiumanan ko do kuminam popomogot, popobuu om popoingkavas ningkokoton do tuhun Kadazan.

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Sep 01, 2017

The Case for Penampang University

It is fifty years since the formation of the Federation of Malaysia. It is high time to establish Penampang University.

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Sep 01, 2017

Nunu Nuhu Nabahu doid Kadazan

Muot ko dati do nunu Nuhu Nabahu doid Kadazan di poguhu? Nuhu diti pungaanan do "Mount Kinabalu" id Boos Onggilis. "Nuhu Akinabalu" no o ngaan pomungaan haid do tuhun mamasok do nuhu diti.

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Aug 31, 2017

Mount Kinabalu: The Mountain Revered By The Kadazan People

Mount Kinabalu, revered by the Kadazan people of Sabah, is the highest mountain in South East Asia. It was near this majestic mountain that Aki Maragang lived with his family.

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Aug 30, 2017

Meaning of Kadazan Words and Phrases

The meaning of Kadazan words listed previously HERE is intended to help you verify the extent of your knowledge on the Kadazan language.

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Aug 28, 2017

Unexpected Earthquake at Kinabalu

The earthquake at Kinabalua Sabah, took everyone by surprise.

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Aug 28, 2017

Kadazan Custom and Tradition

Kadazan Custom and Tradition developed from the animistic belief of their ancestors, their rice-farming background and headhunting.

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Aug 12, 2017

SABAH: A Founding Member of the Federation of Malaysia

Sabah is a founding member of the Federation of Malaysia that came into being on 16th September 1963.

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Aug 12, 2017

Sampling of Kadazan Words and Phrases - Test Your Knowledge

This sampling of Kadazan words gives you an idea about the Kadazan Language.

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Aug 12, 2017

Susuzan Id Boos Kadazan Kokomoi do Tinau Kadazan

Susuzan id Boos Kadazan diti monusuzan kokomoi do tinaú Kadazan, boos om kointutunan diohó, koubasanan om lahan diohó mamaamasi. Kivaa nogi baagizan komozon do boos Kadazan (Kadazan Dictionary.

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Aug 12, 2017

Tadau Takadop Kozo id Susuzan Tinau Kadazan

Iti no ii tadau takadop kozo. Tadau ko-6 Vuhan ko-6, Toun 1976. Naatu o kapal toniini ii sinakazon do huguan takavas om tavakas do Tinau Kadazan.

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Oct 09, 2016

Lotinggi Dampian Books and Stationery

Lotinggi Dampian Books and Stationery is already operating. It is found at Lot 137, 2nd Floor, Megalong Mall, Donggongon, Penampang, the longest mall in Sabah, Malaysia.

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Apr 07, 2013


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Jan 12, 2013

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Aug 02, 2011

Kadazans At The Crossroads: Time for Decision

Are the Kadazans at the crossroads?

The time has come for the Kadazans to decide in which direction their people will go. They can long for the days of old when their lives were easier with little or no threat to their identity and unity as one people.

Now, they live in a world that is vastly different from that of their ancestors. The misunderstanding of the past...

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Kadazans At The Crossroads: Time for Decision