Seven candles in a kinara symbolize the seven principles of Kwanzaa.
Fortune Cookie Day celebrates the creation of the Fortune Cookie. What a great cookie. A little slip of paper inside of it brings you good luck, a whimsical saying, or a philosophical thought.
Hari Merdeka, also known as Hari Kebangsaan, is the official independence day of Malaysia.
National Day of Singapore is celebrated every year on August 9, in commemoration of Singapore's independence from Malaysia in 1965.