Definition of Puja Pantai in English:

Puja Pantai

noun

historical
  • In Malaysia: a religious ceremony traditionally performed by fishermen; a propitiatory offering to the sea gods.

Origin

1950s; earliest use found in Journal Malayan Branch Royal Asiatic Society. From Malay puja pantai from puja worship, incantation (from Sanskrit pūjā) + pantai beach, seashore, of unknown origin.

Pronunciation

Puja Pantai

/ˌpuːdʒə ˈpantʌɪ//ˌpuːdʒə panˈtʌɪ/