Thursday, February 14, 2013

2013 Chinese Lunar New Year Photos

2013 Chinese Lunar New Year Photos
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Via boston.com Here is a beautiful photo from the recent 2013 Chinese Lunar New Year celebration. The above shot of Beijing illuminated by so many fireworks is quite spectacular. But in order to fully appreciate the full effect, check out this short video of this year's amazing night sky spectacle in the capital city:



Meanwhile on a train from Beijing to Cangzhou:

2013 Chinese Lunar New Year Photos
Photo by Stringer/AFP/Getty Images XXX Large Size

What can we say? For New Year's celebrations, some Chinese people like traditional pyrotechnic displays and others enjoy long train rides home while dressed up as a panda. See more beautiful photos of this year's world wide celebration here.

See also:

Li Ying Zhi Chinese New Year Photos

2 comments:

  1. Dressing up as (and acting like) an animal during long national holidays full of excessive drinking is a helluva good time.

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  2. From a distance, it looks like Oz!

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