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  • Taoist priest, 1982 : profile

    Personalities · Heritage and Culture · Piollet, Paul · Paul Piollet Collection
    This 1982 photograph show the side view of a Taoist priest. He is most probably performing a religious rites as he can be seen holding a piece of red paper with Chinese character on it. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Ceremonial event in the 1900s : general view

    Events · Personalities · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This photograph, taken between 1900 and 1939, has the words "Customer original 17 138/0346" on the back. This photograph shows a ceremonial event along the river. There is a stage festooned with streamers and decorations, and uniformed men walking towards the stage. Date of creation estimated.
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  • Grave : close-up

    Streets and Places · Heritage and Culture · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1993 photograph shows part of a grave, during Qing Ming Jie. Qing Ming (Cheng Beng in dialect) is All Souls' Day for the Chinese. It is a time to remember the departed and to pay respects to one's deceased ancestors and family members. As it emphasises filial piety, Qing...
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  • Graves : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Heritage and Culture · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1993 photograph shows a family mourning at their parents' graves at a cemetery, during Qing Ming Jie. Qing Ming (Cheng Beng in dialect) is All Souls' Day for the Chinese. It is a time to remember the departed and to pay respect to one's deceased ancestors and family members....
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  • Cemetery : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Heritage and Culture · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1993 photograph shows graves at a cemetery, during Qing Ming Jie. Qing Ming (Cheng Beng in dialect) is All Souls' Day for the Chinese. It is a time to remember the departed and to pay respects to one's deceased ancestors and family members. As it emphasises filial piety, Qing...
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  • Cemetery : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Heritage and Culture · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1993 photograph shows a family mourning at their parents' graves at a cemetery, during Qing Ming Jie. Qing Ming (Cheng Beng in dialect) is All Souls' Day for the Chinese. It is a time to remember the departed and to pay respects to one's deceased ancestors and family members....
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  • Mourning family at cemetery : general view

    Heritage and Culture · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1993 photograph shows a family mourning at a cemetery, during Qing Ming Jie. Qing Ming (Cheng Beng in dialect) is All Souls' Day for the Chinese. It is a time to remember the departed and to pay respects to one's deceased ancestors and family members. As it emphasises filial...
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  • Grave : general view

    Heritage and Culture · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1993 photograph shows a family mourning at their parents' graves at a cemetery, during Qing Ming Jie. Qing Ming (Cheng Beng in dialect) is All Souls' Day for the Chinese. It is a time to remember the departed and to pay respects to one's deceased ancestors and family members....
    Reproduction Available
  • Graves : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Heritage and Culture · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1993 photograph shows a family mourning at their parents' graves at a cemetery, during Qing Ming Jie. Qing Ming (Cheng Beng in dialect) is All Souls' Day for the Chinese. It is a time to remember the departed and to pay respects to one's deceased ancestors and family members....
    Reproduction Available