Southern China: shamans and the Kitchen God - paulsmit
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’Picking the verdure.’

	On the first day of the Chinese New Year a lion dance is performed at each house in Ren Heng village, west of Foshan. The dance is called ‘picking the verdure’ as the beast is offered some vegetables that will ensure riches during the coming year. Photo Mick Palarczyk.