The 8th Guangzhou Folk Culture Festival is held from Mar. 1 - 7 in Nanhai God Temple (南海神庙) to celebrate the festival of Boluo Birthday (波罗诞), a traditional fesival in Guangzhou with more than a thousand years of history.
People burn incense at the arch of Nanhai God Temple.
Folk dance performance in the festival.
People throw coins to the stone lions at the gate of the temple praying for good luck.
People flock to the Nanhai God Temple.
People pray to Nanhai God in the temple.
Display of traditional embroidery in the temple.
Exhibition of traditional handicraft.
An old craftsman sells her handmade Boluo Chicken, a traditional souvenir of the Boluo Birthday.
(Photos by Lynus Tan)