Navratri Festival 2017

Date: 20~28 October 2017
Venue: various places in Penang

The Navratri Festival is a Hindu religious festival similar to the Chinese Nine Emperor Gods Festival.  Devotees will pray to the Goddess Thurda, Goddess Laxmi and Goddess Sarawathy for 9 days for power, wealth and education. Chariot processions also take place on the final day of the festival.

Post Author: Sharon Hoo