The Nine Emperor Gods Festival ( Chinese: 九皇爺 ) ~ Part 1   2 comments


The Nine Emperor Gods Festival (Nine Emperor Gods: Chinese: 九皇爺; pinyin: Jiǔhuángyé; Pe̍h-ōe-jī: Káu-ông-iâ; Cantonese: Kow Wong Yeh) is a nine-day Taoist celebration beginning on the eve of 9th lunar month of the Chinese calendar, which is observed primarily in Southeast Asian countries like Myanmar, Singapore,Malaysia, Southern Vietnam, Thailand and also the Indonesia.

From Wikipedia.

Today – Sunday, October 9, 2016 is the Ninth and Final Day of the Nine Emperor Gods (Kew Ong Yah) Festival in Penang, Malaysia. Devotees will go on a strict vegetarian diet for nine days and some for ten days.

SP Lim

The Nine Emperor Gods Festival ( Chinese: 九皇爺 ) or Kew Ong Yah Festival in Penang, Malaysia.

The Nine Emperor Gods Festival ( Chinese: 九皇爺 ) or Kew Ong Yah Festival in Penang, Malaysia.

The Nine Emperor Gods Festival ( Chinese: 九皇爺 ) or Kew Ong Yah Festival in Penang, Malaysia.

The Nine Emperor Gods Festival ( Chinese: 九皇爺 ) or Kew Ong Yah Festival in Penang, Malaysia.

The Nine Emperor Gods Festival ( Chinese: 九皇爺 ) or Kew Ong Yah Festival in Penang, Malaysia.

The Nine Emperor Gods Festival ( Chinese: 九皇爺 ) or Kew Ong Yah Festival in Penang, Malaysia.

The Nine Emperor Gods Festival ( Chinese: 九皇爺 ) or Kew Ong Yah Festival in Penang, Malaysia.

The Nine Emperor Gods Festival ( Chinese: 九皇爺 ) or Kew Ong Yah Festival in Penang, Malaysia.

The Nine Emperor Gods Festival ( Chinese: 九皇爺 ) or Kew Ong Yah Festival in Penang, Malaysia.

The Nine Emperor Gods Festival ( Chinese: 九皇爺 ) or Kew Ong Yah Festival in Penang, Malaysia.

The Nine Emperor Gods Festival ( Chinese: 九皇爺 ) or Kew Ong Yah Festival in Penang, Malaysia.

The Nine Emperor Gods Festival ( Chinese: 九皇爺 ) or Kew Ong Yah Festival in Penang, Malaysia.

The Nine Emperor Gods Festival ( Chinese: 九皇爺 ) or Kew Ong Yah Festival in Penang, Malaysia.

The Nine Emperor Gods Festival ( Chinese: 九皇爺 ) or Kew Ong Yah Festival in Penang, Malaysia.

The Nine Emperor Gods Festival ( Chinese: 九皇爺 ) or Kew Ong Yah Festival in Penang, Malaysia.

The Nine Emperor Gods Festival ( Chinese: 九皇爺 ) or Kew Ong Yah Festival in Penang, Malaysia.

The Nine Emperor Gods Festival ( Chinese: 九皇爺 ) or Kew Ong Yah Festival in Penang, Malaysia.

The Nine Emperor Gods Festival ( Chinese: 九皇爺 ) or Kew Ong Yah Festival in Penang, Malaysia.

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2 responses to “The Nine Emperor Gods Festival ( Chinese: 九皇爺 ) ~ Part 1

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  1. Wonderful

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  2. Thank you for the peak into The Nine Emperor Gods Festival. Everything is so colorful. And thank you for dropping by my Cee’s B&W Photo Challenge.

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