Offering incense at Beijing’s Yonghe Temple. Photo: Xinhua Offering incense at Beijing’s Yonghe Temple. Photo: Xinhua
Offering incense at Beijing’s Yonghe Temple. Photo: Xinhua

Chinese Buddhist Association pours cold water on tradition of being first to offer incense

Making the first offering, or the largest, is not how blessings are earned, they say

Offering incense at Beijing’s Yonghe Temple. Photo: Xinhua Offering incense at Beijing’s Yonghe Temple. Photo: Xinhua
Offering incense at Beijing’s Yonghe Temple. Photo: Xinhua
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