Here are some of my favorite photographs from around the world, all taken by me. Geographically yours, D.J.Z.
Tuesday, July 25, 2017
Singapore, Republic of Singapore
Joss paper (traditionally made from bamboo or rice) is everywhere on Ghost Day, especially in Singapore's Chinatown neighborhood. It is burned as an offering to the dead. It looks like she is burning bundles of Hell Bank Notes so that her departed ancestors have something to spend in the afterlife.