The Trustees of Hokkien Kongsi, Penang celebrated the birthday of Tai Tay Yah at 11.00 a.m. on 15th day of the 3rd moon (corresponding to 24th April 2013) with the usual prayer ceremony led by 2 monks and 3 nuns.
Por Seng Tai Tay is better known as the Deity of Medicine and people come far and wide to seek help from him to cure them of their illnesses.
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Altar of Tai Tay Yah on his birthday on 15th day of 3rd moon.
Beating of drum to signify start of prayer ceremony for Trustees of Hokkien Kongsi, Penang
Start of prayer ceremony for Trustees of Hokkien Kongsi, Penang and their wives.
Praying to Por Seng Tai Tay on his birthday.
Trustees and their wives praying to Por Seng Tai Tay on his birthday. Other devotees also joined in the prayer ceremony.
Chief Monk leading prayer ceremony to Tai Tay Yah on his birthday.
Trustees of Hokkien Kongsi, Penang praying to God of Heaven (Thni Kong)
Going round the temple led by monks.
Khoo Kay Hock, Chairman of Hokkien Kongsi, Penang followed by Tan Joo Chye, Hon. Secretary.
Tan Kok Chye, Tan Lye Hock, Cheah Hock Cheok and Datin Lim Eng Soon in the procession going round the temple.
Altar with offerings from devotees.