China's Spring Festival

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A performer plays the role of the emperor during a re-enactment of an... News PhotoAncient,Beijing,Bestof,Ceremony,Emperor,Harvesting,Horizontal,Human Interest,Human Role,Opening Ceremony,People,Performer,Praying,Qing Dynasty,Reenactment,Topics,TopixPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2013 Getty ImagesBEIJING, CHINA - FEBRUARY 09: A performer (C) plays the role of the emperor during 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)