Tomb Sweeping Day

Today is Tomb Sweeping Day (Qingming festival), a day to remember and honor ancestors at grave sites and burial grounds.

According to local residents, this area in the southeast of Beijing used to be a cemetery. The photos, taken one day before the festival, show decorations, food, drinks, a cigarette and money offered.

 

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