- Posted February 6, 2011 by
This iReport is part of an assignment:
Lunar New Year: How are you celebrating?
New Year's Prayers
- rachel8, CNN iReport producer
New Year’s Prayers
By NEAL MOORE
TAIPEI, Taiwan (CNN iReport) --- It’s hard not to get caught up in the celebrations surrounding Chinese New Year. For many Chinese, both young and old, it’s a time for a visit to the local Buddhist temple. Tina Kuo, spokesperson for the Taipei Songshan Tsuhui Temple, was kind enough to give me a tour.
#2) A young family poses (making rabbit ears with their hands) in front of the Taipei Songshan Tsuhui Temple.
#3) A worshiper prays during Lunar New Year celebrations at Taipei Songshan Tsuhui Temple.
#4) Master Kuo Yeh-Tzu of the Taipei Songshan Tsuhui Temple.
#5) The Year of the Rabbit now in full swing, Taipei Songshan Tsuhui Temple.