Southern China: shamans and the Kitchen God - paulsmit
'Gifts to the gods.'

	A shrine with incense-sticks (left) is disseminating its fragrant smoke in front of the Buddhist Guangxiao Temple at Guangzhou (Canton) while worshippers are adding new sticks. On the right a worshipper is handing a bunch of flowers to a temple-guard as a gift to the gods. Photo Mick Palarczyk.