Burning money

It was a beautiful winter day today so I headed downtown to see some friends and do a little shopping.  While I was out I saw someone burning money which is a fairly common scene around the streets of Taiwan at certain times of the year.

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A money offering to the gods.

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Food and incense on the offering table.

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An offering table with fruits, alcohol, pork, chicken, fish and lots of paper money.

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A view of the Grand Hotel (near our house).

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