Burning Incense, Hungry Ghosts Festival

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Illustration

Ibolya Horvath
by benoxi
published on 19 April 2016

As part of the Hungry Ghosts Festival, incense is burned in front of homes in remembrance of one's ancestors and to give a pleasing scent to the spirits as they walk by.

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