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PingXi Sky Lantern Festival 2007 平溪天燈節

"love this red and orange color filled the sky. It's really like that people put their hope in the lanterns and let them fly!" quoted from fred's comment. thanks!

 

"In order to appeal for Heaven's blessings following the 921 earthquake, the Taipei County Government specially commisioned a huge heavenly lantern sixty-seven meters in height and weighing two hunderd kilograms for the 2000 Pingsi Heavenly Lantern Festival." Since then, the Sky Lanterns Festival becomes a very special day in Taipei County's Pingsi Twonship.

 

2007年平溪天燈節,第二波放天燈活動3月3日晚上五時30分在菁桐國小操場舉行...

to view all my photos about sky lanterns festival 平溪天燈.

 

Pingsi, Taipei County, Taiwan

2007/3/3

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2008/6/30 printed on Beijing CBNweekly magazine 第一财经周刊 issue#18, 2008 as the topic photo "Taiwan".

2008/8/1 was appearing on the book (below of right page); "A Year Of Festivals" by lonely planet backpackers' magazine as one of pictures of "A Guide to having the time of your life"

2009/5/21 was appeared on US VOGUE .com webpage.

2011/8/2 on BoligLiv (Danish magazine, page 54); published by Egmont magasiner.

2011/11/24 授權南一版國小藝術與人文 第四冊引用,使用期限六年。

2015/3/2 授權愛華音樂出版社,使用於「台灣平溪天燈音樂特輯」的封面與內頁。

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Taken on March 3, 2007