Chinese lantern crafting is an ancient tradition that is still very alive today. Around the Lunar New Year period, all kinds of lanterns can be seen on display – but the most intricate is likely the ornate dragon lantern. Comprised of multiple parts and carried by several people, these long, undulating lanterns are stunning to watch. The villagers of Dujing in south China’s Guangxi Zhuang region built a large dragon lantern for the Lunar New Year.
Feb 13, 2019