19th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest People
Drying joss-sticks

The lady in traditional conical hat “non la” does to reverse the bamboo sticks after be dyed with color, those bamboo sticks will be used for making incense which is popular used in Vietnam for worshipping the ancestor at home and praying in the temples.

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Date Taken: 10.2019
Date Uploaded: 05.2021
Photo Location: Hanoi, Vietnam
Copyright: © DIEP VAN NGO