Chinese new year of the snake celebrations

February 12, 2013 in Asia-Pacific, Crazy and bizarre, Pictures

 

The new Chinese year began on February 10th 2013. The year of the snake. At the Ditan Temple celebrations took place to mark the start of the snake year according to the Chinese zodiac. Amongst the performers is a guy inserting live snakes through his nose, then pulling them out of the mouth.

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