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Honouring ancestors: Chinese community observes Qing Ming during Covid-19

Azneal Ishak

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KINILENS | The Chinese community observes the annual Qing Ming or tomb-sweeping festival amidst the new normal of the Covid-19 pandemic.

Strict standard operating procedures are followed as families visit the tombs of their ancestors to clean the gravesites, hold prayers and make ritual offerings.