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The Alliance Française de Penang Art Mural

Rahime Bouaziz, director of Alliance Française de Penang and the artist himself, Elan Hasyim. On 26 September, The Alliance Française de Penang in George Town unveiled its 20 meter art […]

Penang Heritage Celebrations 2015

The Penang Heritage Celebrations for this year will be held from 4th to 7th July in George Town city. It is an annual event celebrated to mark the anniversary of […]

Happy Chinese New Year

Rows of hanging red lanterns covering up the compound of the Kuan Yin temple in George Town as part of the Chinese New Year celebration. Today marks the beginning of […]

Lion Dance: New Lions Ritual

A lions ‘eye-dotting’ ritual and ceremony organized by Penang Wushu Lion & Dragon Dance Association. Most lions found in Penang are of the Southern Lions design and style. “A new […]

George Town Chinese New Year Festival

Held annually at the heritage area of George Town, the Chinese New Year festival and celebration in Penang usually attracts a huge turnout of visitors. Various cultural performances and events […]