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Honoring the dead | by Shawn Harquail
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Honoring the dead

Paper houses, luxury cars, laptops, clothing, and other valuable items, all made out of paper, go up in smoke to honour the dead. Many Vietnamese people believe the more offerings they burn for their dead relatives, the better their afterlives will be, and they believe the dead will bring them prosperity, good luck and good health in return for their generosity.

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Taken on September 5, 2017