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  • Burning Hope

    Burning Hope

    Do you know that Singaporeans burnt over $21 million dollars-worth of money in 2014[1]? Paper money that is. A ritual practiced by many ethnic Chinese in Singapore, China, Taiwan, Hong Kong and Malaysia, the veneration of ancestors through burning offerings is common during Chinese New Year, Ching Ming Festival and Hungry Ghost Festival. The UrbanWire goes behind…