A visit with Celebrated Malaysian textile artist Fatimah Chik in Kuala Lumpur.
The Thean Hou Temple in Kuala Lumpur is the heart of Chinese New Year celebrations in Kuala Lumpur. During the 2016 festivities, the temple is expecting 350,000 devotees and visitors over the 15-day celebration of the Spring Festival which started on the first day of the lunar New Year.
Over 40 percent of the population in Kuala Lumpur is Chinese, and while many of the city’s Chinese citizens will be traveling to family reunions in home towns, many others will be celebrating with family and friends in K.L.
The Embassy of the Philippines in Kuala Lumpur has organized a number of events to help Filipino expats celebrate Christmas away from home.
Kuala Lumpur is awash with red and gold as the city gets ready to welcome the Chinese Lunar New Year.
A community faces demolition when an expressway pushes through the area next year.