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Chinese New Year 2015



Chinese New Year 2015
When:
19 Feb 2015 - 5 Mar 2015 
Where:
Georgetown - Georgetown
Category:
Penang Festivals

Description

2015 is the year of the Goat and Chinese New Year is the longest and most important festivity in the Chinese Lunisolar Calendar. The origin of Chinese New Year is itself centuries old and gains significance because of several myths and traditions. Ancient Chinese New Year is a reflection on how the people behaved and what they believed in the most.

Penang celebrates Chinese New Year widely for the full 15 days of the celebration.

Venue

Georgetown
Venue:
Georgetown
City:
Georgetown
State:
Penang
Country:
Country: my

Description

Fusion of the East and West, Georgetown Penang embraces modernity while retaining its traditions and old world charm. Listed as a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage Site.