A dragon-themed dish is seen among other dishes during a grand ...
Jan 17th, 2012
(Reuters) - A dragon-themed dish is seen among other dishes during a grand feast at Baibuting residential area in Wuhan, Hubei province January 17, 2012. Residents brought about 10,000 self-cooked dishes to the 12th Grand Feast to celebrate the upcoming Lunar New Year, or Spring Festival, which begins on January 23 and marks the start of the Year of the Dragon, local media reported. REUTERS/Stringer (CHINAANNIVERSARY - Tags: SOCIETY) CHINA OUT. NO COMMERCIAL OR EDITORIAL SALES IN CHINA -
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