Sky Lantern World Record

“Sky lanterns are sufficiently lightweight that they can be lifted into the air by the hot air generated by a candle. Many countries have sky lantern festivals. The video above shows a recent event in Jakarta during which over 10,000 such lanterns were launched into the night sky,” writes TYWKIWDBI.  The lanterns are a symbol of hope and prayer during the annual celebrations and this year’s had an environmental bent.

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