Matt doesn’t look too happy here, he is, it’s just surprisingly tricky lighting these little sticks! I think I left mine in the flame for too long, maybe there’s a certain knack which comes with daily practice.
These two dragons stand opposite each other with burning incense sticks between them. If the dragon is a symbol of power, strength and good luck, I can see why they are thought to be legendary creatures in China.
This gentleman has lit has sticks and candles and is praying in front of the Buddha. No one seemed to mind that we wanted to capture the moment on camera, in fact, they welcomed it.