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Jinjiang: Torch festival

2017-02-20

This was the villagers, along with visitors and homecoming overseas Chinese, praying for an auspicious year ahead.

First direct flight from Fuzhou to New York takes off

2017-02-16

A passenger of MF849 shows her ticket at the Fuzhou International Airport in Fuzhou, capital of southeast China's Fujian Province, Feb 15, 2017.

Swallowing fireworks,fiery New Year tradition in Fujian

2017-02-15

In this unique performance, one brave local resident strips to the waist and stands next to the village's firework display.

Giant lantern kite illuminates Pingtan skies

2017-02-15

In a tradition stretching back at least 200 years, locals from Minzhu, a village located on the outskirts of Pingtan's Su'ao town, set off a giant kite into the night sky on Feb 12.

'Beating' a deity statue for good luck

2017-02-14

Beating a rock statue of Buddha to wish for a good new year and an abundant harvest, villagers in China's eastern Fujian province have a unique way of worshipping the deity.

Celebrating a Robin Hood-like folk hero

2017-02-13

Carrying the golden statue of a revered ancient general, villagers in eastern China dash wildly through waterlogged fields in a mud-spattered celebration of a local rebel adored for stealing from the rich to give to the poor.

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