30 Jan '17, 7am

[Mothership] Here’s what S’pore’s inaugural Chingay procession looked like in 1973 https://t.co/3dosrDLySC

[Mothership] Here’s what S’pore’s inaugural Chingay procession looked like in 1973 https://t.co/3dosrDLySC

The idea of the parade was mooted by then-Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew in 1973. It was meant to replicate the noise and gaiety produced by firecrackers, a customary Lunar New Year practice to drive away evil spirits.

Full article: http://mothership.sg/2017/01/heres-what-spores-inaugural-...

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