Legislator Regina Ip Lau Suk-yee, president of the Confucian Academy Dr Tong Yun-kai and then Executive Council convenor Leung Chun-ying officiate a ceremony to celebrate Confucius' 2,562nd birthday, at the Queen Elizabeth Stadium, in Wan Chai, on September 24, 2011. Picture: SCMP
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Legislator Regina Ip Lau Suk-yee, president of the Confucian Academy Dr Tong Yun-kai and then Executive Council convenor Leung Chun-ying officiate a ceremony to celebrate Confucius' 2,562nd birthday, at the Queen Elizabeth Stadium, in Wan Chai, on September 24, 2011. Picture: SCMP
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