Tambak Bayan, a small Chinatown in Surabaya, East Java, Indonesia, still celebrate their new year, known as Imlek, although separated more than 4000 km from their anchient country, China.

Imlek is the time for family gathering and wishes for a good health and prosperity. They celebrate Imlek in earthy way.

They're also hire a 'barongsay' performance, the lion dance. The Chinese believe these animals bring prosperity and push away the bad luck.

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Surabaya 2019

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