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Lantern show greets China's 60th anniversary

2009-10-06 10:34:17 GMT2009-10-06 18:34:17 (Beijing Time)  Xinhua English

Tourists view a lantern group in the shape of phoenix, a traditional symbol of luck, auspiciousness and prosperity, during a lantern show in Haikou, capital of south China's Hainan Province, Oct. 5, 2009. The lantern show was held at the Wanlu Garden in Haikou to greet the 60th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China. (Xinhua/Xing Limin)

Tourists view a lantern group in the shape of dragon, a traditional symbol of luck, auspiciousness and prosperity, during a lantern show in Haikou, capital of south China's Hainan Province, Oct. 5, 2009. The lantern show was held at the Wanlu Garden in Haikou to greet the 60th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China. (Xinhua/Xing Limin)

Tourists take pictures of lantern group with the theme of "international tourism island" during a lantern show in Haikou, capital of south China's Hainan Province, Oct. 5, 2009. The lantern show was held at the Wanlu Garden in Haikou to greet the 60th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China. (Xinhua/Xing Limin)

Tourists take pictures of lantern group with the theme of "asian symbol" during a lantern show in Haikou, capital of south China's Hainan Province, Oct. 5, 2009. The lantern show was held at the Wanlu Garden in Haikou to greet the 60th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China. (Xinhua/Xing Limin)

Tourists view a lantern group in the shape of phoenix, a traditional symbol of luck, auspiciousness and prosperity, during a lantern show in Haikou, capital of south China's Hainan Province, Oct. 5, 2009. The lantern show was held at the Wanlu Garden in Haikou to greet the 60th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China. (Xinhua/Xing Limin)

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