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Penang Perspective: A Temple View

Buddha statues overlooking the balcony of a temple building at famous Kek Lok Si temple, Penang.
Today is the Wesak Day, a day when Buddhists in Malaysia celebrate Buddha’s birth, enlightenment and death. Normally, there will be Wesak Day procession in George Town as part of the celebration.

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Penang Perspective: Kek Lok Si

Kek Lok Si temple lighted up at night during the Chinese New Year festive period.

Penang Kek Lok Si Temple

One of the few iconic places in Penang is the hilltop temple known as Kek Lok Si, which means “Heavenly Temple” or “Temple of Supreme Bliss”.

Kek Lok Si Turtle Pond and Garden

The newly renovated and re-landscaped turtles pond and garden of Kek Lok Si.

Currently some of the area’s rework is still in progress.

Penang Street View: Jalan Balik Pulau (Balik Pulau Road)

A major road in the hilly area of Penang, Jalan Balik Pulau connects the Ayer Itam town with the Balik Pulau town through a long road that also goes through the hilly area via a hill path. It also passes by the famous Kek Lok Si temple.

Penang Night Scene: Kek Lok Si Temple Complex

The beautifully decorated and illuminated Kek Lok Si temple during a Chinese New Year night in Penang.

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