Religious performance - SupChina

Religious performance

A dancer performs Dongba religious rites to honor water gods in Lijiang, Yunnan Province. The unique Dongba culture is preserved by Naxi minority groups living in the region and has a history of more than 1,000 years.

Michael Yamashita

Michael Yamashita is an award-winning photographer who has been shooting for National Geographic magazine for more than 30 years. He specialized in Asia after spending seven years in the region following his graduation from Wesleyan University.