Dragon Boat Festival

Posted at May, 24, 2017 views: 1144
Dragon Boat Festival

Dragon Boat Festival, for the fifth day of the fifth lunar month.Since ancient times,the Dragon Boat Festival will have a dragon boat racing and eating zongzi popular in China and the Chinese cultural circles’ traditional cultural festival.

Dragon Boat Festival originated in China, there is a custom of sacrificing that in the form of Dragon Boat Race In the fifth lunar month before the Spring and Autumn Period .


Later, because of the Warring States period Chu (now Hubei) poet Qu Yuan bouldering jump Miluojiang suicide in the day, the rulers to establish loyalty patriotic label Dragon Boat Festival as commemorating Qu Yuan Festival; Dragon Boat Festival and the Spring Festival, Tomb Sweeping Day, Mid-Autumn Festival and known as the four traditional festivals of the Chinese Han nationality.