Hom Pim Pa

HOM PIM PA is a way to determine the winners and the losers by using the palm of the hand, usually carried out by at least three participants. They are simultaneously uttered HOM PIM PA. At pronounce the last syllable (pa), each participant shows one hand with the inside of palms facing down or up. The winner is the participant who showed a different palm of the other participants. Usually HOM PIM PA used by the children to determine their turn in a game. While playing hide and seek, for example, children who lost HOM PIM PA will act as "Kucing" or guard post.