Southern China: shamans and the Kitchen God - paulsmit
[CHINA.GUANGDONG 25.202] ’Chopping wood for a balloon.’	 During New Year festivities villagers at Xiaosanjiang are chopping small pieces of wood that will power a paper-made hot air-balloon. The Chinese are known to have made such balloons since at least the 13th century. Photo Mick Palarczyk.