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Dikir Barat


Republic Polytechnic’s Dikir Barat group has been active and dynamic in the local Dikir Barat scene with numerous achievements in both tertiary and national competitions since 2006.

Endang Ratiana, the first all-girls group among the tertiary institutions has participated in various competitions. In 2014, the team participated in the prestigious Mega Perdana and in 2016 they clinched the runner-up position in Piala Suara Serumpun.

Wira, the all-boys team was formed in 2011 by six members who desired to expand upon the legacy of Endang Ratiana.

The group has progressed significantly in performance standards and clinched several awards at various competitions. In 2012, Wira came in fourth placing for Piala Suara Serumpun and subsequently Champions in 2013, 2015 and 2016. 

Apart from their annual involvement in competitions, Endang Ratiana and Wira have participated in many RP-wide events such as Open House, Reflections Arts Festival and other community happenings.