ADVERTISEMENT

All set for deity’s birthday


x: Manufacturer Ewe Kwang Sing, 21, preparing mee ku (pink-coloured buns) for customers, which is one of the main offerings for the Jade Emperor’s birthday celebration.

x: Manufacturer Ewe Kwang Sing, 21, preparing mee ku (pink-coloured buns) for customers, which is one of the main offerings for the Jade Emperor’s birthday celebration.

GEORGE TOWN: Preparations are in full swing for the Jade Emperor’s birthday celebration as the Hokkien community in Penang thronged markets to buy offerings for the festivities.

The birthday, or Thnee Kong Seh, is celebrated by the Hokkiens on the ninth day of the Lunar New Year, which falls tomorrow.

   

ADVERTISEMENT