Wednesday, October 3, 2012

Hungry Ghost Festival

Hungry Ghost Festival taken on 1/9/2012 is where Buddhist believe the hell gate is let loose and all ghost is allowed to wander around us taking this opputunity to visit their loves one or simply hang out around among the human..
1. As you can see from this pic..giant joss stick is being offered to the Hell King hoping he will bring order during this perios and also to help bring luck to the devotee especially businessman
2. Giant Hell King replica made from paper. People will pray to HIM for wealth and prosperity
3. Offering to the Hell King ranging from rice, oil, soft drinks etc..
4. Most of the time a stage show with skimpyly dress dancer will perform for the live and dead audience..they will usually auction out auspicious item to the audience at a very premium price..

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