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Pigs, manipulated to increase the appearance of their size, are... News PhotoChinese Culture,Chinese New Year,City,Growth,Horizontal,Lifestyles,Offbeat,Religious Celebration,Taipei,Taiwan,TaoismPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPPigs, manipulated to increase the appearance of their size, are displayed during the controversial Pig of God festival outside a Taoist temple in Shanhsia, the New Taipei city on February 15, 2013. Thousands of local residents surrounded a displayed of pigs to mark the annual Lunar New Year during the pigs god competition with the heaviest pig being 981.6-kilogram. AFP PHOTO / Sam YEH (Photo credit should read SAM YEH/AFP/Getty Images)