The main theme is Red. Red is considered the luckiest color in China and symbolizes good fortune and happiness. Red is used during important events and festivals and it is strictly forbidden at funerals. Red is also affiliated and used by the Chinese Communist government.
Pictures by: Matteo Damiani
Red Hot Chili Peppers ...
Traditional Chinese Red door, knocker
Burning fake banknotes during Hungry Ghost Festival celebration
Inscriptions on a wooden column in a temple in Tulou
Red Chinese Lanterns
Traditional Chinese wooden door, detail
Red kuaizi, chopsticks
100 RMB banknote
Red threads in a Buddhist Temple
Traditional Chinese doorEnter your email address to subscribe to China-underground and receive notifications of new posts by email.