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New Year celebrations continue across China

Updated: Feb 6,2017 7:51 AM     Xinhua/China Daily

People from the Tibetan ethnic group in Baoxing county, Sichuan province, perform an acrobatic dragon dance during Shangjiujie, a traditional festival that honors the harvest of the past year and welcomes the new year. The festival is celebrated on the ninth day of the first month of Chinese lunar calendar, which this year was Feb 5.[Photo/Xinhua]

A local person dresses up and performs shehuo, a collection of traditional folk performances, in Yongji, Shanxi province, on Feb 4, as part of the city’s Spring Festival celebrations.[Photo/China Daily]

People of Miao ethnic group in traditional costumes celebrate a special festival for the coming Spring in Wanzhai village of Danzhai county, southwest China’s Guizhou province, Feb 5, 2017. [Photo/Xinhua]

Actors perform during a temple fair in Guanlin Temple, or General Guan’s Tomb, in Luoyang, central China’s Henan province, Feb 5, 2017. Luoyang is one of the cradles of Chinese civilization and served as the capital of several dynasties in Chinese history. [Photo/Xinhua]

Tourists watch lion dance during a temple fair in Guanlin Temple, or General Guan’s Tomb, in Luoyang, central China’s Henan province, Feb 5, 2017.[Photo/Xinhua]

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