Little India Neighborhood (ethnic Indian enclave) in George Town, Penang, Malaysia
Little India Penang 2019
Walking Little India Georgetown Penang
Pasar Ramadan in George Town's Little India - PENANG
Little India Penang
Covering an area around Queen Street, Chulia Street and Market Street, Little India in the city of George Town in Malaysia, is an ethnic Indian enclave. The oldest Hindu temple in Penang, Sri Mahamariamman Temple is located here. This area bears many similarities to market streets in Chennai, Mumbai or Delhi. Its location at the centre of Penang Heritage Zone and nearby Penang's main finance centre, Beach Street make it one of the most famous and notable shopping spot in Penang among local and tourist. Little India is also famous for Malaysian Indian cuisine. It also serves as main commercial and cultural activities of Penang Indians.
The place becomes more lively during festival times like Deepavali, Christmas and Thaipusam