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Sacrificial ceremony for Genghis Khan held in North China

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Updated: 2016-04-28

Sacrificial ceremony for Genghis Khan held in North China
People attend a sacrificial ceremony for Genghis Khan at the mausoleum of Genghis Khan in North China's Inner Mongolia autonomous region, April 27, 2016. The ceremony, held in the third month on the Chinese lunar calendar, has a history of more than 700 years. The sacrificial ceremony for Genghis Khan was listed as one of China's intangible cultural heritages in 2006. [Photo/Xinhua]
Sacrificial ceremony for Genghis Khan held in North China
People attend a sacrificial ceremony for Genghis Khan at the mausoleum of Genghis Khan in North China's Inner Mongolia autonomous region, April 27, 2016. The ceremony, held in the third month on the Chinese lunar calendar, has a history of more than 700 years. The sacrificial ceremony for Genghis Khan was listed as one of China's intangible cultural heritages in 2006. [Photo/Xinhua]
Sacrificial ceremony for Genghis Khan held in North China
People offer up a sacrifice to Genghis Khan at the mausoleum of Genghis Khan in North China's Inner Mongolia autonomous region, April 27, 2016. The ceremony, held in the third month on the Chinese lunar calendar, has a history of more than 700 years. The sacrificial ceremony for Genghis Khan was listed as one of China's intangible cultural heritages in 2006. [Photo/Xinhua]
Sacrificial ceremony for Genghis Khan held in North China
People attend a sacrificial ceremony for Genghis Khan at the mausoleum of Genghis Khan in North China's Inner Mongolia autonomous region, April 27, 2016. The ceremony, held in the third month on the Chinese lunar calendar, has a history of more than 700 years. The sacrificial ceremony for Genghis Khan was listed as one of China's intangible cultural heritages in 2006. [Photo/Xinhua]

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