Braving the flames for a lucky year

Men jumping over a bonfire while carrying a shrine, in a wish for good luck during a traditional Chinese New Year celebration in Jieyang, Guangdong province.
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Men jumping over a bonfire while carrying a shrine, in a wish for good luck during a traditional Chinese New Year celebration in Jieyang, Guangdong province.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on February 08, 2017, with the headline 'Braving the flames for a lucky year'. Print Edition | Subscribe