Every year, during the Chinese New Year festive period, the famous and iconic Kek Lok Si temple will be illuminated to celebrate the festival.
The beautiful, famous and historical Kek Lok Si temple complex located at the hills of Ayer Itam, Penang.
During Chinese New Year, the Kek Lok Si temple complex in Penang will be brightened with lanterns and decorative lighting for almost a month, making it a dazzling spectacle at night.
Lightings and decorations at Kek Lok Si temple during the nights of Chinese New Year.
The Kek Lok Si temple lights up every year during Chinese New Year.
This old but large ‘turtle liberation pond’ of Kek Lok Si temple complex can be found near the entrance of the temple if one decides to walk up the hill from the Ayer Itam town. The pond is surrounded by many souvenir and gift stalls and similar stalls are set up along the way to the pond and the temple.