A visitor attaches a new year wish to a row of lanterns at the start of the Lantern Festival marking the end of Chinese Lunar New Year celebrations in Taipei, Taiwan, on Thursday, March 5.
Visitors walk through a display of elaborate lanterns at the start of the Lantern Festival marking the end of Chinese Lunar New Year celebrations in Taipei on March 5.
Worshipers burn incense while offering prayers at a temple in Beijing on February 19.
A man lights incense sticks at a temple in Denpasar, Indonesia, on February 19.
People celebrate the Lunar New Year at the Gyeongbokgung Palace in Seoul, South Korea, on February 19.
A woman prays in Beijing on February 19.
A man walks through red lantern decorations at a temple near Tokyo on February 19.
A woman holds incense at a Beijing temple February 19.
Firecrackers explode as dragon and lion dancers perform in front of a supermarket in Manila, Philippines, on February 19.
Temple visitors give red envelopes with money to a lion dance troupe during a performance in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, on February 19.
Security guards watch as fireworks go off on the eve of the Lunar New Year in Beijing on Wednesday, February 18.