China's Spring Festival

Keywords

A Chinese paramilitary police officer dressed as a Qing Dynasty... News PhotoAncient,Beijing,Ceremony,Clothing,Domestic Staff,Emperor,Harvesting,Horizontal,Human Interest,Opening Ceremony,Paramilitary,People,Police Force,Praying,Qing Dynasty,ReenactmentPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2013 Getty ImagesBEIJING, CHINA - FEBRUARY 09: A Chinese paramilitary police officer dressed as a Qing Dynasty servant before a re-enactment of an ancient ceremony of Qing Dynasty emperors praying for good harvest and fortune during the opening ceremony of the Spring Festival Temple Fair at the Temple of Earth park on February 9, 2013 in Beijing, China. The Chinese Lunar New Year of Snake also known as the Spring Festival, which is based on the Lunisolar Chinese calendar, is celebrated from the first day of the first month of the lunar year and ends with Lantern Festival on the Fifteenth day. (Photo by Feng Li/Getty Images)