Home /Culture/ HeritageSacrifice to heaven ceremony held in FujianUpdated:2015-03-19 13:16CommentsPeople carry the statues of Sansheng Dragon King, known as the incarnation of the dragon in folklore, to the Guangshi Temple for a sacrifice to heaven ceremony at the foot of Longji Mountain in Minhou county, Southeast Chinas Fujian province, March 18, 2015. According to historical data, the local sacrificial culture has a long history. Guangshi Temple has enshrined and people have worshiped the Dragon King since the Tang Dynasty (AD 618-907) and it was the place for local officials to hold rituals and ceremonies. [Photo/Chinanews.com]Previous Page1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Next PagePrevious Page1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Next PagePhotoTrending: Tearful joy as DNA matching reunites family5 trends driving Chinas e-commerce surgeTunisians demonstrate against terrorism after deadly attackMedical cost forces parents to consider giving up childSpring flowers bloom across ChinaRelated StoriesQing Dynasty royal ceremony for Chinese New Year performed in Shenyang Imperial PalaceForeign students experience Qing-style wedding ceremonyStudents show coming-of-age ritual in HanfuThousands worship Jade Emperor of Heaven in FujianPhotos capture ancient sacrifice of ShehuoTagssacrifice to heaven ceremonyMost Popular…| About China Daily | Advertise on Site | Contact Us | Job Offer |Copyright 1995 -. All rights reserved. The content (including but not limited to text, photo, multimedia information, etc) published in this site belongs to China Daily Information Co (CDIC). Without written authorization from CDIC, such content shall not be republished or used in any form. Note: Browsers with 1024*768 or higher resolution are suggested for this site.License for publishing multimedia online 0108263             Registration Number: 130349