Archive for January 2012

The CNY Cultural & Heritage Celebrations 2012 at Poh Hock Seah, Penang   Leave a comment


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Heritage Celebrations 2012 – 75-years young Nyonya Annie Lim belted songs, danced and even played the harmonica at Poh Hock Seah, Penang

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Be obscure clearly. — E.B. White

The Cultural and Heritage Celebrations in Penang 2012   Leave a comment


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As I was too tired to move around the vast area and have to keep an eye on Poh Hock Seah temple, I took a good series of the Babas and Nyonyas in the Temple’s stage.

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The Cultural and Heritage Celebrations 2012 at Khoo Kongsi, Penang   Leave a comment


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This is the series of photos which I took for the above event that took place place on 29, January, 2012. I cannot upload more photos as the internet is so slow …… shall upload more when condition is more conducive.

SP Lim

A metaphor is like a simile. — Author Unknown

Flea Market at the Straits Quay, Penang   Leave a comment


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There is a Flea Market at the Straits Quay, Penang on Saturday, 28 January, 2012 in conjunction with the Chinese New Year of the Dragon

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I’m writing a book. I’ve got the page numbers done. — Steven Wright

At Kuan Yim Teng or Goddess of Mercy Temple, Penang   Leave a comment


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Kuan Yim Teng Temple or the Goddess of Mercy Temple is located along Pitt Street and now renamed Jalan Mesjid Kapitan Keling. Along this stretch of road, we have a Church, the Kuan Yim Teng. a Buddhist-Taoist Temple, a Hindu Temple and of course, the Kapitan Keling Mosque.

SP Lim

I am a drinker with writing problems. — Brendan Behan

The Hong Yi Concert Part 7   Leave a comment


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The story continued …

SP Lim

There is creative reading as well as creative writing. — Ralph Waldo Emerson

Sunrise on the third day of CNY   Leave a comment


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I was deeply disappointed with the photoshoot of the sunrise this morning. The photos turned up with a lot of noise and distortions. Then, I remembered my son, an art student, saying that art and photography is not an exact science. Imprefections in a photo or artwork are part and parcel of a masterpiece so sometimes imprefections are intentionally created in a masterpiece. Well?

The Hong Yi Concert Part 6   Leave a comment


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Hong Yi started his teaching career in China.

SP Lim

The best time for planning a book is while you’re doing the dishes. — Agatha Christie

Gong Xi Fa Cai   Leave a comment


CNY Greetings for Year of the Water Dragon 2012


The Lim Family wishes all relatives, friends, fellow viewers and their family members a Happy and Properous Chinese New Year and Gong Xi Fa Cai for the incoming Year of the Water Dragon 2012.

Lim Soo Peng, Chuan Beow and Chuan Shin

To Market, to Pulau Tikus Market, to see the Chief Minister of Penang   Leave a comment


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Penang CM Y.A.B Lim Guan Eng declared the Completion and Upgrading of Pulau Tikus Market this morning of Saturday, January 21, 2012 in a simple ceremony. Managed to capture the essence of the ceremony this morninmg.

SP Lim

I loved words. I love to sing them and speak them and even now, I must admit, I have fallen into the joy of writing them. — Anne Rice

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