Malaysia Prepares For Christmas (PHOTOS)

With a mere 9.1 percent of its population adhering to a Christian-based faith, Malaysia may not seem the most likely place to be getting into the holiday spirit.

But as these photos attest, Malaysians have nonetheless been busy decking their halls in preparation for Christmas next weekend. Figure skaters donned Santa-influenced apparel as they wowed shoppers with their graceful process in shopping malls, while spectacular light displays near the capital city of Kuala Lumpur brought smiles to children of all ages.

Check out photos of Malaysia's spirited Christmas decor here:

Malaysia Prepares For Christmas