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Event: Chinese New Year & Cultural Heritage Celebration
Date: 29th January 2012
Time: 3.00pm- 12.00am
Venue: Armenian St, Ah Quee St, Acheh St, Canon St, Chulia St, Jalan Masjid Kapitan Keling, Soo Hong Lane and Kampong Kolam
This year, welcome the Year of the Dragon with various activities and performances around the heritage zone. Learn about dragons in Chinese culture at Cheah Kongsi, Armenian Street and then proceed to a delicious display of traditional Chinese food such as steamed buns, dumplings, bread and tea at Khoo Kongsi , Canon Street. You can also join in the fun with many different traditional childhood games that will be on through out the day. If you are interested in traditional Chinese medicine, pay a visit to Lim Kongsi at Lebuh Ah Quee to learn about traditional Chinese medicine, Tai Chi and other forms of Traditional Chinese health care. Traditional handicrafts will also be displayed and sold at Lebuh Ah Quee. Armenian Street will also be bustling on this day with various exhibitions on the history of Clan House in Penang and the history of Dr. Sun Yat Sen. The Syed Alatas Mansion at Lebuh Acheh will also be opened for visitors.
The highlight of the programs include the following:
1) 6 “ Chinese Traditional Livelihood Zone” , “Clan Area”, “Chinese Native Area” featuring Chinese virtue, traditional Chinese cuisine, Dragon calligraphy , photo exhibition, 12 Lunar seasonal festivals exhibition, other traditional Chinese cultural exhibition, performances and demonstrations.
2) Down Memory Lane with traditional games, handicraft trails, traditional Chinese cultural dance, opera shows, lion dance, Wushu performance at Khoo Kongsi, Cheah Kongsi, Lim Kongsi, Yap Kongsi and Penang Youth Centre.
3) Local Penang delights and hotel food stalls decoration.
The organizers would like to invite everyone to participate in this exciting event.
For further information about the event, kindly contact the organisers Mr Cheah Chuan Wooi (012-4741312) or Mr Cheng Wei Pint (012-5273888)
Today is the day for all who celebrates Lunar New Year or known as Chinese New Year in Malaysia. The day to gather the family members and have a family reunion. It’s a special and full with memories day for us.
Here i am to wish you all Happy Chinese New Year 2012 – The Year of Dragon to all my friends, and readers. Wishing you all a good health and wealth. Gong Xi Fa Cai. Huat Ar!
This is the awesome Chinese New Year advertisement from Petronas which to remind us how much the importance of our family. Family is which gave us warm and safe. Parents are always loving us.
The means of Chinese New Year is means the reunion for family and come together as one. What make it differences which is we may have a awesome family, and they always be there for us. So let’s come together as one and reunion up our family and have a reunion dinner. Remember family are forever.