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Suzhou people prepare for the Lantern Festival

2009-02-02 10:36:35 GMT2009-02-02 18:36:35 (Beijing Time)  Xinhua English

A craftswoman adjusts an ox-shaped lantern in the Dongwu Lantern and Sculpture Factory in Suzhou, east China's Jiangsu Province, Feb. 1, 2009. Workers of the factory were busy in making lanterns to greet the Lantern Festival which falls on the 15th day of the first month of the Chinese Lunar year or on Feb. 9 in this year. (Xinhua/Zhu Guigen)

Workers make a hexangular lantern in the Dongwu Lantern and Sculpture Factory in Suzhou, east China's Jiangsu Province, Feb. 1, 2009. (Xinhua/Zhu Guigen)

Craftswomen adjust the fish-shaped lanterns in the Dongwu Lantern and Sculpture Factory in Suzhou, east China's Jiangsu Province, Feb. 1, 2009.(Xinhua/Zhu Guigen)

Workers of the Dongwu Lantern and Sculpture Factory in Suzhou, east China's Jiangsu Province, were busy in making lanterns to greet the Lantern Festival which falls on the 15th day of the first month of the Chinese Lunar year or on Feb. 9 in this year.

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