DAZHOU, CHINA - AUGUST 24: (CHINA OUT) People burn offerings to worship ancestors during the upcoming Chinese traditional Zhongyuan Festival on both sides of Zhouhe River on August 24, 2015 in Dazhou, Sichuan Province of China. Zhongyuan Festival, also known as Ghost Festival, Hungry Ghost Festival or Yu Lan Jie in Chinese, is a traditional Buddhist and Taoist festival held in Asian countries. In Chinese culture, the fifteenth day of the seventh month in the lunar calendar is called Ghost Day and the seventh month in general is regarded as the Ghost Month, in which ghosts and spirits, including those of the deceased ancestors, come out from the lower realm. (Photo by VCG/VCG via Getty Images)