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My Bro’s wedding @ China

On the actual day of my brother’s wedding, we had to wake up as early as 4 am to get prepared for the ancestral prayer ceremony at my sis-in-law’s family home. There was a puppet show with singing, music and fire crackers.

Chinese puppet show.

Our simple breakfast – sweet porridge with red dates and you […]

By |September 26th, 2011|China, Fujian, Putian|7 Comments

The day before my bro’s wedding

I’m now in Putian in eastern Fujian province, China. My brother is getting married tomorrow! I’m really excited as it is our family’s big day and the first time I’m attending traditional wedding ceremony in China. My pretty sis-in-law is from Putian. We’ve been feasting since we arrived at her house – an attraction […]

By |September 24th, 2011|China, Fujian, Putian|7 Comments