It all started in the year of 1986 where two friends burned an eight-foot statue on a San Fransico beach. Now, it has become more of an event. Larger scale statues have been placed for the burning man event.
The burning man event is taking place from August 27th to September 4th and it has already proven to be one of the best events in terms of burning man. Have a look at these images to experience the essence of the burning man event. (h/t)