Though the CCP would like to stamp out religion, it’s not that easy. Even people who aren’t big believers write out their requests and post them. They hope for health, good exam results, help with personal or financial problems, etc.

These were seen at the Confucian Temple in downtown Jinan.

Cee’s Black & White Challenge

Where you walk or hike

Near Shandong University of Science & Technology

Each week Cee challenges bloggers to share black and white photos based on a theme. This week we’re challenged to share photos with a cute factor. So many of great possibilities.

What will you share?

To see more wonderful pictures, click here.

Thursday Door Challenge

Nanda Mosque, Jinan, China

Thursday Doors is a weekly blogging challenge allowing door lovers to come together to admire and share their favorite door photos from around the world.

Feel free to join in on the fun by creating your own Thursday Doors post each week and then sharing it, between Thursday morning and Saturday noon (North American Eastern Time).

To get to the hub where you’ll find links to dozens of doors, click here.

Here it is in black & white