Cover Photo: Courtesy of Sunway Pyramid

The celebration won't be the same this year but this hasn't stopped the Klang Valley malls from observing the annual tradition of festive Lunar New Year decorations


With 180 auspicious lanterns greeting you at the mall's entrance, the vibrant atmosphere continues inside the concourse area where a 15ft Golden Bull towers over shoppers on a rotating stage. The magnificent beast also made it into the Malaysia Book of Records as the biggest Golden Bull in the country.  

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Suria KLCC

To welcome the spring season, Suria KLCC envisions a Chinese garden of blooming flowers in hues of pink and red. Decorated with cherry blossom trees and a cascade of lanterns, this vibrant décor is a magnet for Instagrammers.

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Sunway Pyramid

Taking center stage is this golden Ox statue that inspires awe and designed to attract wealth and prosperity.

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Da Men Mall

Themed "Whirls Of Happiness", this fantasy-like playground of pinwheels and cartoon-like caricature of the Ox looks like a fun and happy place. You can also write your wishes on the pinwheel blessing papers for a great start to the New Year. 

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The Gardens Mall

Auspicious red is the running theme for the decorations at The Gardens Mall, complete with draped lanterns and panels with cutouts of Chinese emblems.

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Intermark Mall

Shining the spotlight on the Chinese tradition of calligraphy, Intermark Mall collaborates with award-winning artist Tee Ying Jie to create auspicious wishes which hang on the lush cherry blossom trees. 


Keeping traditions alive in the new normal, Fahrenheit88 is decked out in bright and rosy cherry blossoms, symbolising longevity, spring and the renewal of life. 

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