quite many group of people playing chinese chess.
i havent seen this huge chess pins before – probably better for
spectators. and women and men never mix in these games, it seemed.
i can only imagine he’s a comedian of a kind – as people who were
watching him were laughing quite often. he made such beautiful smiles
whenever a camera came nearby.
mostly old ladies, singing in the long roofed corridor which is a part
of the temple itself.
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it was a good choice for my precious time as the temple was populated
mostly by local tourists, and also surrounded by a big park that was
filled with locals doing all kinds of ‘recreational’ activities.
i had 3 hours of free time before my departure, so decided to visit
‘temple of heaven’ – built in ming dynasty for prayers for good
harvest. i wished to visit a buddhist temple really as i like to pray
myself, but this was recommended by a friend.
the brush is actually a shaped sponge soaked in water.
many people write letters on the pavement this way, which leaves
nothing after the show – except the memory.
bicycles for everything – transporting people or things.