"Every culture has a folk song about the circle of life. In Malaysia, it is fondly called, 'Bangau oh bangau'." -Whereinsoever Blog

Bangau Oh Bangau - Malaysian Children's Songs - Malaysia - Mama Lisa's World: Children's Songs and Rhymes from Around the World  - Intro Image

Notes

"Bangau" can refer to different birds. Most translate it as stork or egret.

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This song is often acted out by classes. Often children will wear costumes or hold up a representation of each animal or object while singing the verse about it.

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Sheet Music

Sheet Music - Bangau Oh Bangau

Thanks and Acknowledgements

Many thanks to Syariqie Fie Aurora for contributing this song. Many thanks to Lee San contributing a translation. Final translation by Lisa.

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