|Yin yang, literally meaning shadow and
light, is a concept of Chinese philosophy
used to show how polar opposites exist
peacefully. In this case yin (woman)
and yang (man).
|Peking Opera was a painful experience, like cats
trying to sing, but the costumes were spectacular.
|Making a Tai Chi fist at the
Temple of Heaven, which was
built in the 15th century as a
place for annual prayer for
a good harvest.
|Chinese bride in traditional red at the Temple of
Heaven, a favorite photo location. It’s common
for brides in China to have a photographer for an
entire day, before the wedding day, to pose for
photos at various locations.
|Another bride at the Temple of
Heaven! This one had a western
dress. Many brides have two
dresses, one red and one white,
and change during the