正月十五为元宵节，是第一个月圆之夜，也是道教上元节，天官紫微大帝诞，天官下巡人间赐福之日。元宵节也是欢庆华人新年的最后一天。Yuan Xiao Festival or The Lantern Festival or Chap Goh Meh (Hokkien), also called Shang Yuan Festival, is a Chinese traditional festival celebrated on the fifteenth day of the first month in the Chinese lunar calendar (also means the first full moon of the lunar year). It marks the final day of the traditional Chinese New Year celebrations.
1836年前后，清水祖师信仰在槟城闽南人社会已经逐渐普遍，被视为医药之神。它实为清和社清水祖师香火之本，固有正月初五子夜请火的仪式延传至今。请火仪式也成为预测槟城经济发展的独特道教仪式。The worship of Qing Shui Zu Shi became gradually popular in about 1836, and was the place of origin from where Cheng Hoe Seah obtained its incense.
POH HOCK SEAH is also well known for organising Chingay processions with decorated floats in honour of the deity Tua Peh Kong on many occasions. In pre-war years, there used to be an annual procession, (sometimes on a grand scale), held in honour of Tua Pek Kong.
The Hock Teik Cheng Sin Temple or Hock Teik Soo is situated at No. 57 Armenian Street, Penang. Poh Hock Seah, which is affiliated to Hock Teik Cheng Sin Temple, is located on the ground floor. On the upper floor there are three other associations also affiliated to the Hock Teik Cheng Sin Temple. At the centre is Tong Kheng Seah which worships Sin Long Tai Tay, the Patron Saint of farmers and agriculturists.