The Tin Hau festival procession in Yuen Long, Hong Kong. Photo: SCMP / Felix Wong The Tin Hau festival procession in Yuen Long, Hong Kong. Photo: SCMP / Felix Wong
The Tin Hau festival procession in Yuen Long, Hong Kong. Photo: SCMP / Felix Wong
Wee Kek Koon
Opinion

Opinion

Reflections by Wee Kek Koon

Much like Christmas, Chinese holidays with religious origins have become about family

Although still steeped in traditions, occasions like Buddha’s Birthday and the Tin Hau festival are as much about assembling and enjoying some hard-earned downtime

The Tin Hau festival procession in Yuen Long, Hong Kong. Photo: SCMP / Felix Wong The Tin Hau festival procession in Yuen Long, Hong Kong. Photo: SCMP / Felix Wong
The Tin Hau festival procession in Yuen Long, Hong Kong. Photo: SCMP / Felix Wong
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