Binondo: Dragon and Lion Dance

As part of the tradition and yearly celebration of the Chinese New Year, Binondo also has dance performers in colorful costumes that execute the traditional dragon and lion dance. This dance performance is said to bring lasting prosperity and good luck.

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dancing over exploding firecrackers
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in action!


This dance troupe making its rounds to get lucky red envelopes (ang pao) filled with money from store to store.

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2 comments:

  1. happy cny...i must say i really enjoy your pics, very interestinng and make me want to visit Manila one day...take care

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  2. Never though the atmosphere for Chinese New Year be so happening there

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