Filipino-Chinese usher in Lunar New Year of the Pig

Published: 06th February 2019 03:07 PM  |   Last Updated: 06th February 2019 03:41 PM  

Dancers in traditional ethnic clothing perform at a temple fair at Longtan Park in Beijing. (Photo | AP)
A woman burns joss sticks as she prays at the Man Mo Miu Temple on the second day of the Lunar New Year in Hong Kong. (Photo | AP)
Drummers perform in front of a mural reading '2019' at a temple fair at Longtan Park in Beijing. (Photo | AP)
Fire-eater performs during celebrations of the Lunar New Year in the Chinatown district of Manila, Philippines. (Photo | AP)
Children play with live Teacup pigs, a rare pet in the country, ahead of the Lunar New Year celebrations in Chinatown area of Manila, Philippines. (Photo |AP)
Performers take part in a night parade to celebrate Chinese New Year in Hong Kong. (Photo | AP)
With a balloon shaped as an earth pig, a homeless child reacts at passersby as Filipino -Chinese celebrate the Lunar New Year Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019, in the Chinatown district of Manila, Philippines. This year is the Year of the Earth Pig in the Chinese Lunar calendar and is supposed to represent abundance, diligence and generosity. (Photo |AP)
Stay up to date on all the latest World news with The New Indian Express App. Download now
(Get the news that matters from New Indian Express on WhatsApp. Click this link and hit 'Click to Subscribe'. Follow the instructions after that.)

Comments

Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the newindianexpress.com editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on newindianexpress.com are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress.com or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp