Hungry Ghost Festival celebration at Joo Chiat Lane, 1991

This 1991 photograph shows Hungry Ghost Festival celebration at Joo Chiat Lane. A group of people dressed in tradition Chinese clothing can be seen walking out from what looks like a temporary prayer altar. Title devised by Library staff.

Credit Line

From the Paul Piollet Collection. All Rights Reserved. Paul Piollet and National Library Board Singapore 2012.

Subjects
  • Ethnic Communities>>Festivals and Celebrations
  • Ethnic Communities>>Customs and Traditions
  • Ethnic festivals--Singapore--Photographs
  • Chinese--Singapore--Rites and ceremonies--Photographs
  • Chinese--Singapore--Social life and customs--Photographs

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