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Chitty culinary traditions in Melaka, Malaysia.


Abd Ghani, Che Ann and Abdul Karim, Muhammad Shahrim (2011) Chitty culinary traditions in Melaka, Malaysia. Petits Props Culainaires , 94 (-). pp. 72-80. ISSN -


The article offers information about the culinary traditions of Chitty in Melaka, Malaysia. It mentions that the Chitty are also called Peranakan Indians, thus describing their origin, in the same way as the phrase is used to determine Peranakan Chinese. Moreover, modern Chitty continue to practice Hinduism, although the Chitty women can be easily determined from Indian women by their Nyonya or Malay dress.

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Item Type: Article
Divisions: Faculty of Modern Language and Communication
Keywords: Chitty; Food; Culture.
Depositing User: Nur Farahin Ramli
Date Deposited: 16 Oct 2013 09:11
Last Modified: 29 Sep 2015 02:25
URI: http://psasir.upm.edu.my/id/eprint/24334
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