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The panetar and gharchola form a significant aspect of the wedding ceremony ritual. The panetar sari can be a gift from the bride?s maternal uncle even though the gharchola sari will be the gift from her new in-laws. Historically, bride wore the panetar at the beginning of the wedding ceremony and then gharchola at the end of the wedding ceremony. Today, fairly for the bride to be to wear a gharchola chunni over her head and shoulder to symbolize her movement in one family to a different. The panetar is an unique silk sari or chenia choli with which has a white body and red border. The plain white person is woven in Gajji silk with linear stripes or checks in gold zari. There are tie dyed (bandhani) motifs usually yellow/gold or green to adorn the sari. Malay food, generally is rich with herbs like lemongrass, tamarind, dried and fresh chilies, ginger and garlic. Malay dishes can be distinguished in a few methods of cooking namely masak merah (tomato sauce), masak lemak (coconut milk), masak asam (sourish tamarind) and masak pedas (spicy). Popular dishes that can not be missed are such as nasi lemak (coconut milk steamed rice), sambal belacan (shrimp paste with pounded chilies), beef rending (dried curry) and serunding (beef floss). Satay, or barbequs meat on a stick, is originated in Malay cuisine has presence in restaurants throughout the world today.