Sent postcards
Nighe Carnival, Edinburgh Place in Central, 1971

Nighe Carnival, Edinburgh Place in Central, 1971

The Clear Water Bay Beach, Sai Kung, 1966

The Clear Water Bay Beach, Sai Kung, 1966

Tin Hau Temple in Joss House Bay, Sai Kung, 1965

Tin Hau Temple in Joss House Bay, Sai Kung, 1965

Tin Hau Festival, Yuen Long, 1975

Tin Hau Festival, Yuen Long, 1975

Dragon Boat Racing, Yau Ma Tei, 1971

Dragon Boat Racing, Yau Ma Tei, 1971

Dragon Dance on Boats, Aberdeen, 1969

Dragon Dance on Boats, Aberdeen, 1969

The Cheung Chau Bun Festival, Cheung Chau, 1984

The Cheung Chau Bun Festival, Cheung Chau, 1984

Tin Hau Festical,Yuen Long, 1975

Tin Hau Festical,Yuen Long, 1975

Panda

Panda

Man holding an umbrella
After the Manchu reigned in China in 1644, the Emperor Shunzhi ordered that all men shave hair and wear braid, i.e, shave one circle of hair in front and wear a long braid behind. In this contect, the number of protestor killed amounts to hundreds of thousands, Only after the Revolution of 1911 was the braid cut off, and thus the over two hundred-year history of men wear-ing braids came to an end.

Man holding an umbrella

After the Manchu reigned in China in 1644, the Emperor Shunzhi ordered that all men shave hair and wear braid, i.e, shave one circle of hair in front and wear a long braid behind. In this contect, the number of protestor killed amounts to hundreds of thousands, Only after the Revolution of 1911 was the braid cut off, and thus the over two hundred-year history of men wear-ing braids came to an end.