Communities

Badan Warisan Masjid Melayu Lebuh Acheh

Established in 1993, the Badan Warisan Masjid Melayu Lebuh Acheh Pulau Pinang works to foster fellowship and mutual understanding among its members and their families, and to preserve the history, culture and heritage of Masjid Melayu.

 

Gujarati Samaj Penang

Gujarati Samaj Pulau Pinang established at the 15th July 1950, it is formed to look after the social, cultural and economic interests of the Gujarati community. It was officially registered on 2nd February, 1951. It is the oldest Gujarati society in Malaysia/Singapore.

 

Masjid Kapitan Keling Qaryah Committee & Indian Muslim Community Organisation (iMCOM)

Masjid Kapitan Keling Qaryah Committee & iMCOM are organisations that work jointly to

strengthen the cultural identity of the Indian Muslim community, and maintain Masjid Kapitan Keling and its surroundings.

 

Muslim League Penang

The Muslim League Penang, or Liga Muslim Pulau Pinang, is an organization founded in 1949 to look after the welfare of the Muslims in the state. The founders are Indian-Muslims who sought a platform for themselves to speak of issues of interest to them.

Nattukottai Nagarathar Heritage Society

The Nattukottai Nagarathar Heritage Society was recently established in in December 2014 with the intention to preserve and promote the cultural heritage of the Nattukottai Nagarathar people.

 

North Malaysia Malayali Samajam

The North Malaysia Malayali Samajam was formed in 1951 to cater for the social and cultural needs of Malayalis in the states of Penang, Kedah and Perlis.

 

Penang Hainan Association

The Penang Hainan Association is the premier body for all things related to the Penang-Hainanese community which aims to promote and share information related to their culture.

 

Penang Hindu Association

The Penang Hindu Association (PHA) is a non-profit association that concentrates on providing assistance, guidance and support to needy members of the community.

 

Penang Siamese Association

Penang Siamese Association registered on 21 September 1976. It aims to promote unity, cooperation and development among the community of Siamese Malaysia.

 

Penang Teochew Association

The Penang Teochew Association (PTA) is committed to revitalise the cultural and traditional practices of the Teochew Chinese community. The Association is based in the Han Jiang Ancestral Temple.

 

State (Chinese) Penang Association

The State Chinese Penang Association (SCPA) is the centre of Peranakan culture in Penang. It was originally known as the Straits Chinese British Association, being a branch of the Singapore-based SCBA. It was established in 1920, some twenty-years after the inuaguration of SCBAs in Singapore and Malacca.

 

Telugu Association of Malaysia, Penang Branch

The Telugu Association of Malaysia (TAM) is a non-profit and non-governmental organisation to promote, preserve and safeguard the language, economic, social, cultural, spiritual, and educational guidance of the Telugu people.

 

Wadda Gurdwara Sahib

Founded in 1901, the beautiful Wadda Gurdwara Sahib is the biggest Gurdwara in South East Asia and one of the most important meeting point for Sikhs in Malaya (now Malaysia) and neighboring countries; providing food, shelter and hospitality to everyone regardless of race, creed or religion.