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Hungry Ghost Festival



Hungry Ghost Festival
When:
22 Aug 2017 - 19 Sep 2017 
Where:
Georgetown - Georgetown
Category:
Penang Festivals

Description

In Chinese tradition, the fifteenth day of the seventh month in the lunar calendar is called Ghost Day and the seventh month in general is regarded as the Ghost Month (鬼月), in which ghosts and spirits, including those of the deceased ancestors, come out from the lower realm.

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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.